About GIIA

From its London Headquarters, GIIA’s Executive Team plans and delivers a programme of global advocacy and stakeholder engagement. The Management Board sets our strategy and policy for the organisation and supports the Executive team in delivering a range of global activities.

Leadership team

  • Christopher Frost

    Christopher was appointed Chair of GIIA in July 2017. He is responsible for MIRA’s global Investor Solutions Group, dedicated to new business initiatives, product development, fund formation, capital raising and client relations across the Americas, EMEA and Australasia or Asia Pacific. Throughout his 20 year career at Macquarie, Christopher has led a wide range of initiatives across the globe working with MIRA funds, investor clients, equity partners and portfolio companies. He helped pioneer Infrastructure as an asset class by leading development of MIRA’s first specialist airport investment funds more than 15 years ago. His experience extends across the investment lifecycle, from identifying new opportunities for investor clients and equity partners to developing the teams and strategies to deliver those opportunities.  

  • Andy Rose
    Chief Executive Officer

    Andy Rose is the inaugural Chief Executive of GIIA, having been appointed in April 2016.  Prior to joining GIIA, he held a number of senior positions in both the public and private sectors in the UK. He previously ran the Homes & Communities Agency, the country’s housing and regeneration Agency, and has also been Chief Executive of Infrastructure UK in HM Treasury.  Andy spent 17 years at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, where he was Managing Director, Investment Banking with responsibility for the European infrastructure business. He was also a Partner of AgFe, a leading debt advisory firm, based in London.

  • Jon Phillips
    Director, Corporate Affairs

    Jon joined GIIA as Director, Corporate Affairs in September 2016 with a brief to develop and implement its communications strategy and to extend its membership base. Between 2005-2016, he was Communications Director for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, a UK government agency established to run the £3 billion a year nuclear clean-up programme. Prior to that, Jon spent 12 years at airport operator BAA Heathrow which included leading on communications for the £4.2 billion T5 project during its planning and construction phases.

London Office

  • GIIA
    Tim Horan
    Communications Manager
  • GIIA
    Lauren Samuels
    Office Manager

Management board

  • Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
    Karim Mourad
    Global Head of Infrastructure
  • Allianz Capital Partners GmbH
    Christian Fingerle
    Chief Investment Officer
  • British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
    Lincoln Webb
    Executive Vice President, Global Head of Infrastructure & Renewable Resource Investments
  • Broookfield Infrastructure Group LP
    Michael Botha
    Senior Vice President
  • CalPERS
    Paul Mouchakkaa
    Managing Investment Director, Real Assets
  • CDPQ
    Emmanuel Jaclot
    Executive Vice-President and Head of Infrastructure
  • GIIA
    Andy Rose
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Global Infrastructure Partners
    Adebayo Ogunlesi
    Chairman, Managing Partner
  • Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners
    Phillipe Camu
    Global Head & Chief Investment Officer, Infrastructure Investment Group
  • IFC Asset Management
    Deepali Bahl
    Head, IFC Global Infrastructure Fund
  • IFM Investors
    Christian Seymour
    Head of Infrastructure - Europe
  • KKR
    Tara Davies
    Member and Head of European Infrastructure
  • Macquarie Infrastructure & Real Assets
    Christopher Frost
    Chief Commercial Officer
  • Morgan Stanley Infrastructure
    Chris Koski
    Global Head of Investment Strategy
  • Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan
    Dale Burgess
    Senior Managing Director, Infrastructure & Natural Resources