Sustainable Finance Specialist
Alvaro Torres has been a Sustainable Finance Specialist at SITAWI since 2021. He has a degree in Systems Engineering and a master’s degree in Sustainable Energy Development from the University of Calgary – Canada. During the last 10 years he has worked on Sustainable Finance projects (Corporate Eco-efficiency, Environmental and Social Risk System (SARAS), and Green Financial Products) for financial institutions in Latin America, in countries such as: Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, Bolivia and Panama. In 2013, it won the BeyondBanking Award granted by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), for the implementation of the “EcoCredit” line of credit designed for small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) of Banco ProCredit Ecuador, whose main headquarters are in Frankfurt – Germany.