WHO WE ARE

Climate chaos is too big for any one group to handle. Only by collaborating and working together do we have any good chance of success. Likewise, each achievement is the fruit of a collective effort.

OUR TEAM

We bring global expertise to leverage change in collaboration with our partners worldwide.

Matthew McKinnon

Matthew McKinnon

Executive Director

Switzerland

Ailín Benítez Cortés

Ailín Benítez Cortés

Program Officer

Switzerland

Bhhavya Kapoor

Bhhavya Kapoor

Program Assistant

Switzerland

Masami Fiocchi

Masami Fiocchi

Administrative Officer

Switzerland

Fiona Lenté

Fiona Lenté

Administrative Officer

Switzerland

Adéla Hrubcová

Adéla Hrubcová

Administrative Officer

Switzerland

Aditi Joshi

Aditi Joshi

Administrative Assistant

Switzerland

Aiyana Caballero

Aiyana Caballero

Program Officer

Switzerland

Schu Fei Elisa Hu

Schu Fei Elisa Hu

Program Assistant

Switzerland

Júlia Tomazi

Júlia Tomazi

Program Assistant

Switzerland

Pierre Conille

Pierre Conille

Senior Digital Officer

Spain

Paul Roberts

Paul Roberts

Senior Communications Advisor

Malaysia

Agripina Jenkins

Agripina Jenkins

Manager

Costa Rica

Noor Saghir

Noor Saghir

Program Officer

Switzerland

Avril Chanel

Avril Chanel

Program Officer

Switzerland

Pauline Seppey

Pauline Seppey

Program Officer

Switzerland

Sandy Twene

Sandy Twene

Program Assistant

Ghana

Sarah Okorno

Sarah Okorno

Program Assistant

Ghana

Hadja Wone

Hadja Wone

Program Assistant

Senegal

Masa Awad

Masa Awad

Program Assistant

Switzerland

Muniyat Fabbiha

Muniyat Fabbiha

Senior Program Analyst

Bangladesh

Marzio Colantuoni

Marzio Colantuoni

Research Analyst

Italy

Alexandra Rosas

Alexandra Rosas

Research Analyst

Philippines

Aishwarjyo Roy

Aishwarjyo Roy

Program Assistant

Sri Lanka

Hashan Jayakody

Hashan Jayakody

Program Assistant

Sri Lanka

OUR BOARD

Our Board governs the organization, providing oversight to all our work and guiding its strategic development.

Matthew McKinnon

Executive Director

Robert Watkins

Vice Chair of the Executive Committee and Treasurer

Javier Diaz

Chair of the Executive Committee and Secretary

OUR PARTNERS

We bring global expertise to leverage change in collaboration with our partners worldwide.

Financing & Implementation

Aroha is currently incubating the Financial Futures Center, a center which will provide know-how on financial climate risks and support informed decision-making in developing countries.

 

Communications & Partnerships

We managed the establishment of the MSC Foundation, the non-profit arm of the global shipping group MSC, and support its Ocean and community protection work as lead advisor.

Policy Shift

Aroha works in strategic partnership with the Global Center on Adaptation in support of climate vulnerable countries and communities.

Policy Shift

Aroha hosts the Office of the Advisor and Representative of the Climate Vulnerable Forum, the foremost intergovernmental cooperation body for nations highly vulnerable to climate threats.