Hanna Carlsson has more than 10 years’ professional track-record in the East region with regard to sustainable project management and assistance with ESG compliance with the IFC Performance Standards on Environmental and Social Sustainability. She has also worked in South Sudan where she applied her skills in stakeholder engagement, community consultation techniques and policy dialogue.
Hanna Carlsson previously worked at a Development Finance Institution where she conducted numerous due diligence assessments, internal audits and monitoring of portfolio companies’ ESG performance. She was also actively involved in revising the company’s sustainability policy including adherence to and compliance with human rights. In addition, she developed a gender integration pilot-project for the DFI’s portfolio companies.
Hanna Carlsson is a Programme Manager at International Aid Services (IAS) South Sudan and an ESG advisor with the focus on private equity clients in the East African region.
Hanna Carlsson holds an Executive Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Human Rights and has been trained in Corporate Governance in Emerging Markets, Anti-Corruption, and Business and Human Rights.