Franka Klingel

PhD in Finance and Management


Franka Klingel leads EBRD's work on communicating results and policy priorities on climate change and sustainable resources. She is involved in outreach and knowledge sharing activities including extensive collaboration with international climate finance mechanisms such as the Climate Investment Funds. She holds a PhD in Finance and Management from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

Published articles


The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) promotes entrepreneurship through financial investment, business services and involvement in high-level policy dialogue. In 2006, the bank launched its Sustainable Energy Initiative (SEI) to promote investment in energy efficiency, renewable energy and climate change adaptation, which now encompasses 993 projects and investments of €17.7 billion.