Adam Janikowski

Asian Investment Banking, ESG Lead


Century Initiative
Chair, Council of Champions


Adam works for CIBC in their Hong Kong Investment Banking team where he is responsible for coverage of private capital and energy, infrastructure and transition (“EIT”) clients throughout APAC.  Adam is also the ESG and sustainability champion for CIBC in APAC.  Having lived and worked in Canada, France, Japan, Hong Kong and the UK, Adam has advised senior policy makers and business executives globally.

Adam serves on the board of the Canada China Business Council and is a co-founder of the Canadian Chambers of the Asia Pacific.  He is also a "Male Ally," a supporter of corporate gender equality in Hong Kong which is an Initiative of The Women's Foundation.

Adam received an MBA with Distinction from INSEAD, an M.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering - Space Resources Development) from the Colorado School of Mines, a B.A.Sc. (Chemical Engineering) and a B.A. (Classics) from Queen’s University, Canada.