Iskander Erzini Vernoit
Alexander (Al-Iskander) Erzini Vernoit is a Policy Advisor at E3G. His work centres around sustainable finance, with a current focus on the Presidency of COP26 and how it can deliver strong national and international outcomes on the finance agenda.
As part of this work, Iskander advises a range of governments, civil society and non-state actors on issues relating to climate change and finance. Iskander’s background is in climate policy, especially in relation to matters of sustainable development, investment, diplomacy, and the transition to low-carbon and resilient societies.
Iskander began his career as a climate negotiator for the Kingdom of Morocco on the COP22 Presidency. He has also held climate-related roles in academia, advocacy, and socially responsible investment.
Iskander holds an MSc in Environmental Policy and Regulation from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and a BA in Political Science (Interdisciplinary Concentration in Climate Politics) from Yale University.