Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, USA

Madelyn Antoncic, Ph.D. is CEO of SASB, responsible for its overall strategy and external voice. Formerly VP and Treasurer of the World Bank, she oversaw $145 billion in assets, and several capacity building programs working with member countries. She is recognized for her financial innovation and implementation of disaster risk structures to help countries mitigate and transfer disaster risk. She began her career as an economist at the Federal Reserve and held senior roles at Goldman Sachs, Barclays Capital, Lehman Brothers and PFG. She is the recipient of numerous awards including the Fulbright Award for International Cooperation; the National Partnership for Women and Families; and was named among the 100 Most Influential People in Finance by Treasury and Risk Management. She serves on the Board of Weill Cornell Medicine and S&P Global Ratings.