Ijeoma Madueke, CFA

Executive Director, Sustainable Finance, CIBC Capital Markets

Ijeoma has a career spanning sustainability, project finance, corporate and investment banking. As Executive Director, Sustainable Finance at CIBC Capital Markets, her focus is on providing subject matter expertise and advising clients on strategies to overlay ESG into their capital structure.

Ijeoma joined CIBC in April 2022 from Sustainalytics where she was Regional Lead for the Americas Opinions team delivering second party opinions on green, social, sustainable and transition finance frameworks across use of proceeds and sustainability-linked instruments across a variety of sectors and geographies.

As an advocate for diversity and inclusion, she has authored various pieces on equity and is a mentor with the Black Business Ventures Association.

She holds an MSc. in International Business and Finance from the University of Dundee as well as a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance from Carleton University. She is also a CFA Charterholder.