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Impact Investing Council

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Tom Speechley

Partner

LocationThe Abraaj Group

Tom Speechley serves on EMPEA's Board of Directors.

Mr. Speechley is a Partner with The Abraaj... Read More

Tom Speechley

Partner

Tom Speechley serves on EMPEA's Board of Directors.

Mr. Speechley is a Partner with The Abraaj Group based in New York, where he is the Chief Executive Officer of Abraaj North America, LLC. Mr. Speechley joined the firm in 2006 as
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The Abraaj Group
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Patricia M. Dinneen

Impact Investing Council Chair, Senior Advisor

LocationEMPEA

Patricia M. Dinneen has focused on Emerging Markets for most of her 36-year career. She... Read More

Patricia M. Dinneen

Impact Investing Council Chair, Senior Advisor

Patricia M. Dinneen has focused on Emerging Markets for most of her 36-year career. She joined EMPEA in February 2014 as a Senior Advisor and was appointed Chair of the EMPEA Impact Investing Council in 2013, to help professionalize and
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EMPEA
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Mike Kubzansky

Impact Investing Council Vice Chair, Vice President of Intellectual Capital

LocationOmidyar Network

Mike Kubzansky is Vice President of Intellectual Capital at Omidyar Network where, as a member... Read More

Mike Kubzansky

Impact Investing Council Vice Chair, Vice President of Intellectual Capital

Mike Kubzansky is Vice President of Intellectual Capital at Omidyar Network where, as a member of the investment committee, he leads the development of strategy, research, and insight in support of investments in early-stage innovative models of social change. Before
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Omidyar Network
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Monica Brand

Managing Director, Frontier Investments Group

LocationQuona Capital

Monica Brand is the founding principal director of Accion’s Frontier Investments Group. Monica has spent... Read More

Monica Brand

Managing Director, Frontier Investments Group

Monica Brand is the founding principal director of Accion’s Frontier Investments Group. Monica has spent her career in the financial services and social enterprise sectors, expanding and enhancing the value offered to the majority. Prior to assuming this role, Monica
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Quona Capital
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Gil Crawford

Chief Executive Officer

LocationMicroVest

Gil Crawford is Chief Executive Officer of MicroVest. He is responsible for leading the company’s... Read More

Gil Crawford

Chief Executive Officer

Gil Crawford is Chief Executive Officer of MicroVest. He is responsible for leading the company’s investment operations and strategy since MicroVest’s founding in 2003. As MicroVest’s CEO, he led the launch of MicroVest I, LP, the first commercial private equity
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MicroVest
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Arun Gore

President and Chief Executive Officer

LocationGray Ghost Ventures

Arun Gore as the President and CEO of Gray Ghost Ventures is responsible for portfolio... Read More

Arun Gore

President and Chief Executive Officer

Arun Gore as the President and CEO of Gray Ghost Ventures is responsible for portfolio management and day-to-day operations of the management company Gray Ghost Management & Operations. He also serves as a board member of a number of the
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Gray Ghost Ventures
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Gloria Nelund

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Location TriLinc Global

Gloria Nelund spent 30 years on Wall Street as one of the most successful and... Read More

Gloria Nelund

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Gloria Nelund spent 30 years on Wall Street as one of the most successful and visible executives in the international investment management industry. After retiring from Deutsche Bank as CEO of their $50 billion North America Private Wealth Management division,
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TriLinc Global
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Jim Roth

Co-founder and Partner

LocationLeapFrog Investments

Dr. Jim Roth co-founded LeapFrog Investments, a profit-with-purpose fund manager which invests in high-growth financial... Read More

Jim Roth

Co-founder and Partner

Dr. Jim Roth co-founded LeapFrog Investments, a profit-with-purpose fund manager which invests in high-growth financial services companies in Africa and Asia. Jim leads LeapFrog’s work in South Asia as well as the firm's Europe office.

Jim is a leading expert in
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LeapFrog Investments
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Gabriel Schulze

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Location Schulze

Gabriel Schulze is Founder and Executive Chairman of Schulze Global Investments, an American private equity... Read More

Gabriel Schulze

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Gabriel Schulze is Founder and Executive Chairman of Schulze Global Investments, an American private equity firm headquartered in Singapore and focused on the world’s most dynamic frontier markets. Under Mr. Schulze’s leadership, Schulze Global has built a unique track record,
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Schulze
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Jean-Michel Severino

CEO

LocationInvestisseurs & Partenaires

Jean-Michel Severino succeeded Patrice Hoppenot in May 2011 as CEO of "Investisseurs et Partenaires" (I&P),... Read More

Jean-Michel Severino

CEO

Jean-Michel Severino succeeded Patrice Hoppenot in May 2011 as CEO of "Investisseurs et Partenaires" (I&P), an impact investing and private equity firm, which focuses on small and medium-sized enterprises and microfinance institutions in Africa. He now works on implementing the
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Investisseurs & Partenaires
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Eytan M. Stibbe

Founding Director

LocationVital Capital Fund

Eytan M. Stibbe, Founding Director of Vital Capital Fund, has been involved in investment in... Read More

Eytan M. Stibbe

Founding Director

Eytan M. Stibbe, Founding Director of Vital Capital Fund, has been involved in investment in Africa for the past 26 years. Mr. Stibbe studied Mathematics & Computer Science at Bar Ilan University and completed his Master’s degree in Business Administration
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Vital Capital Fund
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Rik Vyverman

Global Head Ventures Equity

LocationresponsAbility Investments AG

Rik Vyverman's role at responsAbility includes heading the Ventures Equity department as well as being... Read More

Rik Vyverman

Global Head Ventures Equity

Rik Vyverman's role at responsAbility includes heading the Ventures Equity department as well as being responsible for all venture capital/private equity investments in sectors such as health care, energy, education, sustainable agriculture, etc.
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responsAbility Investments AG
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Wolf Witt

Associate Director

LocationZurich Alternative Asset Management

Wolf Witt is an Associate Director at Zurich Alternative Asset Management (“ZAAM”), the in-house unit... Read More

Wolf Witt

Associate Director

Wolf Witt is an Associate Director at Zurich Alternative Asset Management (“ZAAM”), the in-house unit managing the alternative investments of Zurich Insurance Group. At ZAAM, Wolf is part of the private equity team responsible for primary fund investments, co-investments, and
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Zurich Alternative Asset Management
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Adam Wolfensohn

Managing Director and Investment Committee Member

LocationEncourage Capital

Adam Wolfensohn is a Managing Director of Wolfensohn Fund Management and a member of the... Read More

Adam Wolfensohn

Managing Director and Investment Committee Member

Adam Wolfensohn is a Managing Director of Wolfensohn Fund Management and a member of the Investment Committee. Wolfensohn Fund Management is an emerging markets oriented investment firm with focus areas in financial inclusion and low carbon energy. Since 2002, he
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Encourage Capital
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Lauren Cochran

Director of Private Investments

LocationBlue Haven Initative

Lauren Cochran is the Director of Private Investments at Blue Haven Initiative (BHI), managing a... Read More

Lauren Cochran

Director of Private Investments

Lauren Cochran is the Director of Private Investments at Blue Haven Initiative (BHI), managing a portfolio of early stage investments in Sub Saharan Africa, in industries with a potential for both market rate financial returns and high impact outcomes, including
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Blue Haven Initative
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LocationGates Foundation

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Gates Foundation
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David Wilton

Managing Director

LocationMorgan Stanley

David Wilton is a Managing Director for the Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners Private Equity... Read More

David Wilton

Managing Director

David Wilton is a Managing Director for the Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners Private Equity Fund Group where he is leading initiatives in Investing With Impact. David is currently the Chairman of the Advisory Council of the EMPEA and a
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Morgan Stanley