Eugene Montoya joined Wells Fargo as a leader for Climate Risk and Scenario Analysis within the Sustainability group after 5+ years with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as a banking & capital markets risk specialist. Eugene built expertise in trade, investment & commodity finance verticals across U.S. markets with respect to financial condition, business strategy, and corporate governance oversight. Previous to the Fed, Eugene has worked on climate – related risks & opportunities since 2009 with direct and significant experiences across the buy side, sell side, ETFs, project finance, banking, and sovereign wealth/United Nations. He holds a Bachelor’s from Vanderbilt University, a dual enrollment business Master’s from the University of Florida and Leipzig Graduate School of Management, and a policy Master’s in International Economics and Energy, Resources & Environment from Johns Hopkins SAIS. He is a certified expert in Climate & Renewable Energy Finance (FS – UNEP) as well as holds a Certificate in Advanced Financial Risk Management for Banking & Financial Services from NYU.