Examining the Global State of Impact Investing
November 20, 2019: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Investors around the globe are embracing impact investing as a vehicle to unleash the power of capital for social good.
Chicago Booth London Campus
Woolgate Exchange, 1st floor
25 Basinghall Street
London, United Kingdom
On November 20, join Chicago Booth's Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation in London to explore impact investing strategies and learn about recent trends and the global state of impact investing from a panel of industry experts.
The 2019 Annual Impact Investor Survey by the Global Impact Investing Network found that impact investing is an industry on the rise, with impact measurement and management becoming increasingly important to investors' goals. The United Kingdom has positioned itself at the forefront of this industry through dedicated efforts such as the Impact Investing Institute, which is aimed at bolstering the sector in UK and beyond.
Panelists will include:
- Alexis Crusey, Senior Manager of Investor Relations at Leapfrog Investment
- Maggie Loo, Partner, Client & Strategy Development, Bridges Fund Management Ltd.
- Paul Miller, CEO of Bethnal Green Ventures
- Priya Parrish, '09, Impact Investor in Residence at the Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation and Managing Partner of Impact Engine
6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception
7:00 p.m. Program starts
Welcome remarks from Randall Kroszner, Booth's Deputy Dean for Executive Programs and Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics
8:00 p.m. - Program close followed by networking reception