Christopher is the Urban Finance Research Analyst at WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities. He conducts research on key topics related to financing sustainable cities, including resource mobilization, investment capital and long-term investment options in different urban solutions in mobility, energy efficiency and land use. He also works closely with WRI’s international offices in Mexico and India for TheCityFix Labs, an effort to support the market transition to sustainable investments by combining knowledge sharing, capacity building and direct technical assistance to help cities better define and initiate fundable projects.Prior to joining WRI, Christopher held a temporary position at FINCA International, a microfinance non-profit aiming to alleviate poverty in many developing countries. He received his Bachelors of Science in Urban Planning, Design and Management from University College London (UCL) in 2016.Christopher was born and raised in Washington DC.Christopher believes cities should be designed for people, and not vehicles. In his free time, he enjoys exploring the city by bike, playing basketball and spending time with friends and family.