Robin Shelley is an investment professional Partners Group, a global leader in private market investments, where he focuses on private equity investments in Europe. His main interest is in how finance can create economic development and social change. Prior to joining Partners Group, he served as Chief of Staff to former President of Costa Rica Jose Maria Figueres, supporting international initiatives in climate change and energy. Previously, he worked in private equity for IJ Partners in Geneva and in investment banking at Hawkpoint in London. He holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Bristol. In 2012, he was named by the World Economic Forum as a Global Shaper.