Meet the Speaker: Natalie Mordi-Hillaert, Director, Head of ESG Capital Markets, EMEA, Bank of America

Natalie Mordi-Hillaert is Head of ESG Capital Markets, EMEA for Bank of America. In this role, she is responsible for supporting the firm’s Equity and Debt Capital Market businesses by providing clients with advice on how to better target a rapidly expanding ESG-focused investor base.

Natalie has provided ESG-themed financing solutions to a variety of clients in Europe, Middle East & Africa as well as Asia-Pacific. In the past 12 years, she has been actively involved in over 150 deals, structuring and executing transactions for issuers from a number of varied sectors and geographies. Notably, Natalie structured the first ever Transition Bond (Snam) and the first ever Sustainability-Linked Bond offering (Enel) and continues to deliver on a number of firsts including COVID-19 bond issuances channeled to support countries impacted by COVID-19.

Natalie has been an active member of the Green Bond Principles and Social Bond Principles Executive Committee for over 5 years and is a regular speaker at industry conferences globally.

Before taking on her dedicated ESG Capital Markets role in January 2014, Natalie advised Sovereigns, Supranational & Agencies on primary debt offerings including Green Bonds and Social Bonds.

Natalie graduated from the University College London with a Master of Science Degree in Medicinal Chemistry.