Githungo Wakaba is a Junior Analyst based in CPI’s London office. At CPI, he works on two key projects – the Net Zero Finance Tracker for which he contributes to climate finance tracking research, and the Global NDC Implementation Partners (GNIplus) project for which he builds financial models that provide an opportunity to price previously unpriced ecosystem services and thereby bring them into the wider economy.
Prior to joining CPI, Githungo earned his M.Sc. Business and Finance (with merit) from Warwick Business School (WBS) – University of Warwick (United Kingdom). At WBS his interest in Environmental, Social, and Governance issues and Social Development Goals flourished culminating to a thesis titled: “An investigation into the price effect of green bond announcements” – which studied the excitement of investors around green bond issuance announcement.