Alexandra Pinzon is the Project Lead for the Unlocking Forest Finance project. She works with a small team researching innovative financial mechanisms to fund the transition to sustainable development in the Amazon region. Prior to joining Global Canopy, Alexandra worked conducting quantitative and economic analysis of financial markets and regulation at the Colombian Financial Supervisory Authority (Superintendencia Financiera). Prior to this, she carried out financial risk and investment analyses at Ecopetrol, the largest oil and gas company in Colombia.
Alexandra is an Economist from the National University in Colombia and has a MSc in Environmental Economics from the University of York.