- Abu Dhabi Emirate
United Arab Emirates
Senior Partner, Marfa Advisors, United Arab Emirates
Dina Storey is a climate change and sustainability subject-matter expert and an executive advisor to several global organizations within the government, NGO, and private sector. With over 18 years of experience, Dina is currently a senior partner with Marfa Advisors focusing on delivering projects in sustainable finance mechanisms, PPP’s, government relations, entrepreneurship and tech innovation as well as policy strategy and climate adaptation projects. Dina also served as the Senior Director for the UAE Independent Climate Change Accelerators (UICCA) and was the ESG and Sustainability Partner with Strategy&/PwC MENA.
Dina led the sustainability strategy for the World Expo 2020 Dubai, as the Director of Sustainability Operation. In this role, she spearheaded the development and implementation of the World Expo’s sustainability strategy and operational excellence. Her expertise enables her to develop innovative and cost-effective solutions that drive tangible impact. She has also lead several high-profile projects and has conducted speaking engagements at a global level related to climate finance, impact and strategy, sustainability, circular economy as well as many social impact topics including gender and youth.
Dina sits on several boards including, The Great Green Wall of Africa Foundation, The Global Alliance for a Sustainable Plant and The Beekeepers Foundation. Mentoring and supporting women, diversity, inclusion, and gender equality is a big part of the activism work that Dina has been involved in.
Dina is a LEED-certified sustainability expert with a BSc in Chemical Engineering, an MBA in international Business, and a Masters in Sustainability Management from Columbia University NYC.