Acclimatise Team

Virginie Fayolle

Virginie is a Senior Consultant and the Climate Finance Lead

Virginie leads our work on climate finance. With over 8 years of professional experience, she has helped governments, large and medium companies, regional agencies, research institutes and development banks to access, manage and use climate finance; presenting work and leading stakeholder engagement processes. Virginie is a GIZ qualified trainer on climate finance readiness, having trained civil servants and private sector companies from Bangladesh, Comoros, Madagascar, Maldives, Mali, Mauritius, Seychelles, St Vincent, Tanzania and Uzbekistan on how to access and use climate finance, including from the Green Climate Fund.

Virginie holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Delaware (US), a Master I in Economics and Management from the University of Lyon II (France) and a MSc in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics (UK). A French national, Virginie is bilingual in French and English.