Chloée Michelet

Environmental and Social (E&S) specialist


Chloée Michelet joined Proparco in November 2019 as an E&S specialist in the A2D Department (Sustainability and Corporate Governance), after spending 8 years in an international consulting firm. She works on a daily basis on assessing the E&S risks and opportunities of projects, including issues related to biodiversity, in the context of Proparco’s financing. She trained as an agronomist and is passionate about understanding issues linking biodiversity and anthropogenic activities.

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Proparco is a subsidiary of the AFD Group focused on private sector development. It has been promoting sustainable economic, social and environmental development for over 45 years.

Proparco provides funding and support to both businesses and financial institutions in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle-East. Its action focuses on the key development sectors: infrastructure, mainly for renewable energies, agribusiness, financial institutions, health and education. Its operations aim to strengthen the contribution of private players to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the international community in 2015.

To this end, Proparco finances companies whose activity contributes to creating jobs and decent incomes, providing essential goods and services and combating climate change.