Amit Bouri, CEO of the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN)

52 impact investment leaders will be joining us to share their insights across our impact investment Deals, Deep Dives and Dynamics. This stellar lineup features world-renowned superstars in this fast growing sector globally. 

One of those superstars is Amit Bouri, CEO and co-founder of the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN). The GIIN is behind the major publications and research on impact investing, including the Annual Impact Investor Survey.

WOLFGANG Hafenmayer, Managing Director, Challenger73 and The FutureMakers

Last week, we spent some time getting to know Wolfgang Hafenmayer, who is one of our global keynotes. Wolfgang is Managing Director, Challenger73 and The FutureMakers.

Perhaps most notably, he founded LGT Venture Philanthropy (LGT VP) for the Princely Family of Liechtenstein, a $100m impact investment fund. Wolfgang managed a team of 30 investment managers and impact investing advisors on five continents. By the end of 2014 around 5.2 million people had benefited from approximately 40 portfolio companies of LGT VP. 
 

Amit Bhatia, CEO of the Impact Investors Council (India)

This week, we wanted to share insights from one of our keynotes, Amit Bhatia and why he’s thrilled to be joining you in October. Amit is CEO of the Impact Investors Council, the Indian representative on the Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group, and is an award-winning social entrepreneur.

Amit is headlining the session on opportunities in Asia and the Pacific and will focus extensively on the impact investment landscape and success factors of Indian funds.

Amit spent five minutes with us over the weekend to give you an insight into what is driving him.