Meet the team

Layalee Ramahi

Layalee Ramahi

Associate Director, New York
Areas of Expertise:
I am a business strategy and sustainability professional, with over 15 years of experience in the financial industry in market analysis, strategy and product and business development. I have worked with the public and private sector on sustainability related issues, from strategy to ESG integration.

Background:
Prior to joining Corporate Citizenship, I worked with the UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative with focus on engagement with the financial sector, assisted in the implementation of projects and initiatives such as the Principles for Responsible Banking, Principles for Sustainable Insurance, TCFD, and other regional ESG priorities. I have worked across different jurisdictions beyond North America including emerging markets in the Middle East. I previously head the business strategy and sustainability function for Tawreeq Holdings group based out of Dubai. Before that, I worked in analysis, operations and communications in financial markets and investment management consultancies in Jordan and Egypt.

Person I most admire:
I am inspired by those who push the boundaries and work towards a brighter just and equitable green future, and I admire those that ask how we get there.