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Resource Tags: Speakers 2018

Jenn Pryce

CEO, Calvert Impact Capital

Having worked at Calvert Impact Capital for nearly a decade, Jenn has shaped the strategic direction of the organization to become a leader on investing with a gender lens and making impact investing more accessible to retail investors. Jenn started in the Peace Corps working in Africa where she was exposed to the frustratingly limited […]

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Kate Wolford

President, McKnight Foundation

Kate Wolford is president of the McKnight Foundation, a Minnesota-based family foundation that seeks to improve the quality of life for present and future generations through grantmaking, collaboration, impact investing, and strategic policy reform. Wolford has led the McKnight Foundation since 2006. During her tenure, she has spearheaded the development of the Foundation’s climate mitigation […]

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Leila Janah

Founder and CEO, Samasource and LXMI

Leila Janah is the Founder and CEO of Samasource and LXMI, two companies that go beyond charity to #givework to low-income people around the world using cutting-edge social enterprise models in technology and luxury skincare, respectively. She is the author of the book Give Work, released by Penguin/RandomHouse in September 2017. Leila and her team’s […]

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Marc Van Den Berg

Partner, DBL Partners

Marc is a Part­ner at DBL Part­ners. Prior to DBL Part­ners, Marc was a Gen­eral Part­ner at Tech­nol­ogy Part­ners, since join­ing the firm in 2012. Marc’s ven­ture invest­ing career began early last decade where he spent 6 years as a Man­ag­ing Direc­tor at Van­tage­Point Cap­i­tal also focused in energy and advanced tech­nol­ogy invest­ments. Dur­ing Marc’s […]

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Marcia Moffat

Managing Director, BlackRock Canada

Marcia is head of BlackRock in Canada. She is responsible for the leadership and strategic direction of BlackRock’s Canadian businesses and is a member of its Global Operating Committee, Global Human Capital Committee and Americas Executive Committee. Beyond the firm, Marcia is actively involved with various industry and philanthropic organizations. She is on the board […]

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Michael Baldinger

Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing, UBS Asset Management

Since 2016, Michael Baldinger has served as Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing at UBS Asset Management (UBS). There, Michael leads a team of investment professionals focused on research and stewardship, client solutions and business strategy. And he is responsible for establishing world-class social and environmental impact investing across asset classes. With 30 years […]

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Rehana Nathoo

Founder and CEO, Spectrum Impact

Rehana founded Spectrum Impact to help a range of organizations expand their impact investing footprint. Previously, Rehana led the Impact Investing portfolio at the Case Foundation as Vice President of Social Innovation. Her work at the Case Foundation focused on empowering others with the tools, resources, and ultimately – expertise – to crowd in more […]

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Paul Lamontagne

Managing Director, FinDev Canada

Paul is Managing Director of Development Finance Institute Canada, which operates under the brand name FinDev Canada. Paul is a social entrepreneur who brings a passion for making an impact in the world. He has extensive experience in banking, private equity, venture capital and impact investing, and a reputation for building strong teams and achieving […]

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Shannin Metatawabin

CEO, National Aboriginal Capital Corporations Association

Shannin Metatawabin is Cree/Inninow from Fort Albany First Nation of the Mushkegowuk Nation. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Carleton University and an Aboriginal Economic Development certificate from the University of Waterloo and is ICD.D from Rotman School of Management. He previously served as the Executive Director of the Ontario First […]

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Rodney Foxworth

Executive Director, BALLE

Rodney is executive director of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE), a localism movement that aims to build more equitable and sustainable communities. Rodney’s career has focused on social entrepreneurship, philanthropy, impact investing and economic development. Most recently, he founded Invested Impact, a consulting firm and intermediary, to help individuals and institutions better […]

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