NOVEMBER 8, 2018

If You’re Gonna Build It, Build It Green

A deep dive into green buildings


In this episode, hosts Marcene Mitchell and Shari Friedman take a deep dive into green buildings. Guests Mahesh Ramanujam, President and CEO of US Green Building Council, and Prashant Kapoor, IFC’s Chief Industry Specialist for Green Buildings and Climate-Smart Cities, join the show to discuss the value proposition for green buildings and what is needed to scale up in rapidly urbanizing emerging markets.



Views expressed here are those of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of IFC.

Mahesh Ramanujam

President and CEO, U.S. Green Building Council, President and CEO, Green Business Certification Inc.

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Prashant Kapoor

Chief Industry Specialist, Green Buildings and Climate-Smart Cities, IFC Climate Business Group

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This podcast was made possible by the generous support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Netherlands.