Eurasia Group | Franck Gbaguidi


Director, Sustainability


Alternative/Renewable Energy, Climate Change, Sustainable Finance, Energy, Climate & Resources

As a director of sustainability at Eurasia Group, Franck helps public and private sector organizations understand evolving sustainability trends and supports them in the design of solutions that turn political risks into opportunities. He analyzes political risk across a range of sustainability issues, focusing on biodiversity policy, water resources, and environmental litigation.

Before joining Eurasia Group, Franck held various energy- and climate-related positions at the World Bank Group. Most recently, he was the climate adviser to the managing director of the International Finance Corporation. He has also done research and consultancy work on carbon risk management for the European Investment Bank, on clean and domestic energy solutions for the United Nations Capital Development Fund, on North American energy policy for the Centre on Global Energy Policy, and on environmental crimes in sub-Saharan Africa for the Earth Institute.

Franck holds three bachelor's degrees and four master's degrees, including a master of public policy from Sciences Po Paris and a master of public administration from Columbia University. He has been quoted by various media outlets, including Bloomberg, the New York Times, Responsible Investor, and the Business Telegraph.