Anna Olink is the Director of Real Estate Business Development at GRESB, a global ESG benchmark that provides standardized and validated environmental, social, and governance (ESG) data intended for the capital markets. She is responsible for business development in the EMEA region at GRESB. Previously, she had a successful track record in the co-management of multi-billion-euro real estate portfolios for leading asset management companies such as BNP Paribas Asset Management and Kempen Capital Management, where she captained the implementation of ESG standards in the real estate investment process. Anna holds an MSc degree in Real Estate Investments from the University of Lodz, and an MSc degree in development studies from the University of Edinburgh. She is passionate about finding solutions to poverty, inequality and underinvestment in low-income countries, and aspires to create demonstrable impact to fight climate change.