Please join the Atlantic Council’s EuroGrowth Initiative on Thursday, October 17, for a public discussion on financing the energy transition with the President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Werner Hoyer. The event will take place at the Atlantic Council’s headquarters in Washington, DC.

Mr. Hoyer will open the event with a keynote address to outline how the EIB’s energy lending is helping to facilitate the transition to a low carbon economy. Following the President’s remarks, an expert panel, including EIB Vice President Andrew McDowell, will discuss how multilateral financing can unlock greater energy efficiency, support the energy supply’s decarbonizing, and promote new types of energy infrastructure.

Keynote remarks

Werner Hoyer
European Investment Bank

Panel Speakers


Alexis Crow
Lead, Geopolitical Investing Practice

Andrew McDowell
Vice  President
European Investment Bank

Helen Mountford
Vice  President, Climate and Economics
World Resources Institute

Conversation moderated by

Bart Oosterveld
C. Boyden Gray Fellow on Global Finance and Growth; Director, Global Business & Economics Program
Atlantic Council