Alejandro Litovsky founded Earth Security in 2011 to drive innovation in investments for nature. Named one of UBS Global Visionaries in 2022 by the Swiss bank, Alejandro leads Earth Security's efforts to design breakthrough financial products that support nature-based solutions, and facilitate cooperation between public and private financial institutions.
Alejandro has more than two decades of experience working with banks, multinationals and governments to design innovative approaches to nature investments and sustainability goals. He has worked with financial institutions such as UBS, HSBC, and British International Investment (BII), companies such as Mitsubishi Corporation, CHANEL, Diageo and Equinor, and government agencies including the Swiss Development Cooperation, the UK Prosperity Fund and Germany's International Climate Fund.
Previously, Alejandro held senior positions at London-based sustainability consultancies AccountAbility and Volans, worked with Shell International's Future Scenarios team in London and AVINA, a Swiss-based foundation investing in sustainability models in Latin America to build their sustainable oceans strategy.
Actively involved in the environmental movement for the past 25 years, he worked with Greenpeace in 1998 at the start of the UN Climate Convention (COP2). In 2004 he received the London School of Economics’ (LSE) Hobhouse Memorial Prize for highest academic achievement during his MSc in Political Sociology, exploring future scenarios for the use of satellite mapping of deforestation for corporate regulation. In 2012 he was awarded the BMW Foundation Global Leaders Award.