Microsoft Corp is making a big move into Brazil’s voluntary carbon market with a deal to buy credits from a large-scale project to reforest degraded parts of the Amazon.
The Amazon Summit wants to draw attention to the potential of an untapped market that can help recover deforested areas.
Stimulating green economies is at the center of discussions, and one issue that is gaining prominence is the carbon credit market.
The panel will discuss investment opportunities in biodiversity finance and innovative business models to promote the protection of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Emphasis will be placed on the potential for the private sector to take a leading position in this transition through targeted investment activities.
Gabriel Haddad Silva spent almost five years as CFO at Nubank, which he left in July 2020. Gabriel founded a startup with Peter Fernandez, the former CEO of 99.