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Breakfast Club Special: Scaling up social impact investment to the next level – emerging opportunities in Europe

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Hotel Post
Breakout / Breakfast Club
english language

Europe’s trendsetters in the field of Social Impact Investment are mostly to be found in Germany, Great Britain and France. In Austria, larger investors are confronted with regulatory hurdles and insufficient volumes. Pioneers of the sector shine light on the question how the market can become more professional.

Speakers

Chief Executive Officer, Big Society Capital, London
Chief Executive Officer, PHINEO gAG, Berlin
Impact Investor and Social Entrepreneur, RVVZ Foundation - Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend Family Foundation, Moscow
Founder and Managing Partner, Ananda Ventures GmbH, Social Venture Fund, Munich

Cliff PRIOR

Chief Executive Officer, Big Society Capital, London

1975-1978 Biochemistry, University of Oxford
1978-1982 Crisis intervention counsellor
1982-1988 Special Needs Housing, New Islington & Hackney Housing Assn
1988-1994 Policy and Planning Director, Stonham Housing
1994-1998 Programmes Director, Mental Health Foundation
1998-2006 Chief Executive, Rethink
2006-2016 Chief Executive Officer, UnLtd
since 2016 Chief Executive Officer, Big Society Capital, London

Dr. Andreas RICKERT

Chief Executive Officer, PHINEO gAG, Berlin

1994-1999 Biology, Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf; University of California, Davis and Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, Bonn
1999-2002 PhD, Molecular Genetics, Stanford Genome Technology Center, Palo Alto and Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne
2002-2003 Postdoc, Max-Planck-Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne and Max-Planck-Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin
2004-2008 Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company, Berlin
2007-2010 Director, Bertelsmann Stiftung, Gütersloh
since 2010 Chief Executive Officer, PHINEO gAG, Berlin
2014-2015 Senior Governance Specialst / Consultant, The World Bank, Washington D.C.

Ruben VARDANYAN

Impact Investor and Social Entrepreneur, RVVZ Foundation - Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend Family Foundation, Moscow

1986-1988 Service in the Soviet Armed Forces
1985-1992 Studies of economics, Moscow State University
1991-1992 Expert, Primary Placement Department Head, Troika Dialog
1992-2012 Executive Director, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Troika Dialog Group
2001 Executive Education, Harvard Business School
2002-2004 Chief Executive Officer, Rosgosstrakh
2006-2011 Founder and President, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO
since 2007 Founder, RVVZ Foundation - Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend Family Foundation
2012-2015 Managing Director, Sberbank CIB
since 2012 Advisor to the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Sberbank
since 2013 Founding partner and President, LLC VARDANYAN, BROITMAN AND PARTNERS
since 2015 Co-Founder, Aurora Humanitarian Initiative

Johannes WEBER

Founder and Managing Partner, Ananda Ventures GmbH, Social Venture Fund, Munich

 European Business School, Oestrich-Winkel and Entrepreneurship and Finance, HEC Lausanne and International Business School, Budapest
1999 KFOR - NATO Kosovo Forces, Pristina, Kosovo
2006 Managing Partner, PANDA Investment Management-Gesellschaft
since 2009 Managing Partner, Ananda Ventures
since 2009 Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Social Venture Fund, Munich

Financial Market Symposium

show timetable

31.08.2017

14:00 - 14:20OpeningPlenary
14:20 - 15:30The "new normal": deregulation?Plenary
15:30 - 16:00Meet the artist: Christin LahrPlenary
15:30 - 16:00Meet the speaker: Kristalina GeorgievaPlenary
15:30 - 16:00Meet the speaker: Pravin GordhanPlenary
16:00 - 17:30The Alpbach Debate: the future of the EuroPlenary
18:00 - 19:30Banking without bankers?Plenary
21:30 - 22:30Special Lecture: Evgeny MorozovPlenary

01.09.2017

08:30 - 10:00Breakfast Club 01: Distributed ledger technologies - a "silver bullet" for compliance and regulation?Breakout
08:30 - 10:00Breakfast Club 02: Low interest and growth rates revisited: learning from JapanBreakout
08:30 - 10:00Breakfast Club 03: New business models for banksBreakout
08:30 - 10:00Breakfast Club 04: Tax havens: the beginning of a new era?Breakout
10:30 - 12:00Breakfast Club 05: Conflict or cooperation through Brexit?Breakout
10:30 - 12:00Breakfast Club 06: Artificial intelligence for compliance and regulationBreakout
10:30 - 12:00Breakfast Club 07: The future of saving(s)Breakout
10:30 - 12:00Breakfast Club 08: The regulator's challenge to get hold of FinTechs and InsureTechsBreakout
10:30 - 12:00Breakfast Club Special: Scaling up social impact investment to the next level - emerging opportunities in EuropeBreakout
15:00 - 17:00Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers - Rupert StrachwitzBreakout
15:00 - 17:00Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers - Maximilian TayenthalBreakout
15:00 - 17:00Alpbach Hike: hiking with pioneers - Ruben VardanyanBreakout
21:00 - 23:00ReceptionSocial