Former World Bank Executive Appointed SASB CEO

March 12, 2019

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (“SASB”) recently announced the appointment of Madelyn Antoncic as the board’s new chief executive officer. With over 30 years of experience leading large financial institutions around the world, Antoncic joins SASB after serving as executive director and global head of official sector partnerships at Principal Global Investors. Her distinguished career includes spending four years as vice president and treasurer of the World Bank, helping drive financial innovations including catastrophic risk structures to assist member countries with alleviating and transferring climate-related catastrophic risk. Antoncic also held executive positions at Lehman Brothers, Barclays Capital and Goldman Sachs & Co.