Yuki is the Managing Director overseeing the Asia Pacific Network for the Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ) which was launched in June 2022. She is focused on bringing together the financial sector to accelerate the transition to a net-zero economy.
Prior to joining GFANZ, she was at the United Nations Environment Programme’s Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) for 20 years and leading its activities in Asia Pacific for the last four years. She has represented UNEP FI at all three major sustainability reporting initiatives, GRI, IIRC and SASB, at various points in time. Other projects include developing and running the UNEP FI online course on climate change for the finance sector and representation at Rio+20.
She is a qualified chartered accountant in the UK (ICAEW) and trained and worked at
PricewaterhouseCoopers. She is currently based in Singapore and has worked in Bangkok, Geneva and London.
Yuki has a BSc honours degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and an MSc in
Environmental Change and Management from the University of Oxford.