The Green Climate Fund (GCF) appointed Henry Gonzalez to the position of Deputy Executive Director. Henry, who was recruited following a competitive selection process, was previously the Director of GCF’s Private Sector Facility. He brings over 25 years of professional experience with a strong background in social impact investment and proven management skills for large operations.
As part of his responsibilities, he will serve as GCF’s Chief Investment Officer, responsible for GCF’s future programming pipeline.
Yannick Glemarec, GCF Executive Director, stated, “I am delighted to confirm Henry’s appointment as Deputy Executive Director. Henry has a strong background in the field and a deep understanding of climate finance. This appointment reinforces our management team, as we look ahead to our second replenishment period next year.”
Recently Henry Gonzalez was acting as Deputy Executive Director on an ad interim basis. His permanent appointment was confirmed effective from 1 November 2022.