Sébastien Garnier is Managing Director at AxHA Consultants and has been working for ten years in the social housing sector. He started in the Financial and Public Affairs departments of Aedes - the Dutch federation of social housing providers and moving on to manage its EU affairs in Brussels. He was actively involved in the Housing Partnership of the EU Urban Agenda and in the organization of the 1st International Social Housing Festival. Recently, he chaired the UN PRI Impact Investment Market Map group for Affordable Housing. Sébastien created AxHA Consultants, which offers advice to a wide range of players in the field of affordable, adequate and accessible housing. He also works on several highly innovative EU projects as Innovation and Project Manager for Housing Europe.