Type of News: Commentary

The Future of Infrastructure

TradeTalks – We speak with Sadek Wahba, Global Advisory Council for the Wilson Center, about the future of infrastructure and the importance of infrastructure investment. Wahba also shares what investors may want to understand about green energy investments. The climate crisis and related trends such as urbanization will be major drivers. They require a new […]

Written by on January 25, 2024

Sadek Wahba on the Implications of COP28 for Climate Strategy

COP28 Agreement Highlights Need For ‘All Of The Above’ Climate Strategy Sadek Wahba, Forbes Councils Member Sadek Wahba, PhD is the Chairman & Managing Partner of I Squared Capital and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. The COP28 climate conference ended, surprisingly, with a dramatic declaration. After weeks of controversy over oil industry dominance, diplomats from […]

Written by on January 9, 2024

Infrastructure Funds Draw Billions of Dollars as Energy and Supply Chains Shift

Infrastructure funds draw billions of dollars as energy and supply chains shift. Financial Times, Antoine Gara and Madison Darbyshire in New York Demand for infrastructure investments is reigniting after a year of weak fundraising, as businesses seek to profit from transitions to cleaner energy and supply chains that are closer to consumers. Brookfield, one of the largest private […]

Written by on December 14, 2023

I Squared Targets Logistics, Energy in Brazil

Infrastructure-focused investment manager with $40bn under management opened unit in São Paulo four months ago Por Taís Hirata — São Paulo Investment manager I Squared Capital—which manages $40 billion in infrastructure assets globally—opened its São Paulo office four months ago and is planning its first steps in the country. According to Sadek Wahba, the firm’s chairman […]

Written by on December 13, 2023

Massive City Growth and Climate Change Are Twin Opportunities, Says Manager of $40 Billion Fund

CNBC, Catherine Clifford The next few decades are critical for humanity to respond to climate change. They’re also going to see a massive trend of building and urbanization as millions of people move to cities. The confluence of those two massive global trends holds countless climate challenges — and similarly expansive opportunities for investors, says Sadek […]

Written by on May 11, 2023