Initial GIIA Chairman, Executive Committee and Management Board Appointed

92063798-230x180Exactly three months after announcing the formation of the Global Infrastructure Investor Association (“GIIA”) to further strengthen the engagement of infrastructure investors with governments and regulators globally, we are today announcing the establishment of the initial GIIA Management Board and Executive Committee.

Twenty five senior representatives of GIIA founding members have been confirmed to the initial Management Board to guide the association in its continued work in partnership with governments and regulators to achieve our shared infrastructure development goals and further support private investment in infrastructure. The GIIA Board has elected the Association’s first Executive Committee. Matthew Farnum-Schneider, Managing Director Group Chief Executive Office at Prudential plc will lead the association as its founding Chairman. He will be supported by Henk Huizing, Investment Director, PGGM and Andrew Claerhout, Head of Infrastructure, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, as the regional Deputy Chairmen for Europe and North America respectively.

GIIA represent 25 of the leading infrastructure investors globally with more than €200 billion in infrastructure assets. Its current members include: ADIA, Alinda Capital Partners, Allianz Capital Partners, Antin Infrastructure Partners, APG Asset Management, Arcus Infrastructure Partners, Ardian , Borealis, Brookfield Infrastructure, Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec, CPP Investment Board, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, EISER Infrastructure Partners, Global Infrastructure Partners, Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners, IDFC Alternatives Limited, IFC Asset Management Company, IFM Investors, Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Estates, Morgan Stanley Infrastructure, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, PGGM, Prudential / InfraCapital, PSP Investments and 3i Investment plc.