Ghislain De Valon

Infrastructure Specialist (Innovation and Green Finance), Southeast Asia Regional Department
Profile / Bio: 

Ghislain is a Senior Infrastructure Specialist (Innovation and Green Finance) at the Asian Development Bank on secondment from Agence Française de Développement (AFD). In the Southeast Asia Green Finance Hub project team, he is particularly leading the operationalization of the Blue SEA Finance Hub, which aims to catalyze financing and develop bankable and implementable ocean health and sustainable blue economy projects in Southeast Asia.

He previously worked as the Country Director to AFD Resident Mission in Indonesia, then Country Director in Kenya where he was responsible for AFD’s sovereign and non-sovereign lending as well joint co-financings with an estimated portfolio of 2 billion Euro.

He holds a Masters II in International Finance from the University of Toulouse and Masters in Economics from the University of Rouen.