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Breakfast Club 06: Innovative Philanthropic Capital – Make Your Investment Count!

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Hotel Alpbacherhof
Breakout / Breakfast Club
english language

Impact investing is seen as one of the most promising investment trends; it has the potential to grow to a two billion USD market over the next decade, representing 1% of global invested assets. What indicators will make impact investing scalable?

Speakers

Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Arjuna Capital, Taos, NM
Managing Director and Founder, PVA Advisory GmbH, Zurich
Chief Editorial Team, Zurich Office, Forbes, Zurich Chair

Ph.D. Adam SEITCHIK

Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Arjuna Capital, Taos, NM

1975-1980 BA Liberal Arts Honors, University of Texas, Austin, TX
1981-1989 MA, Ph.D. Economics, Boston University, Boston, MA
1987-1991 Assistant Professor of Economics, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
1990-1994 Director of Strategic Research, John Hancock Financial Services, Boston, MA
1994-2000 Global Balanced Portfolio Manager and Associate Partner, Wellington Management Company, Boston, MA
2000-2003 Chief Global Strategist and Managing Director, Deutsche Asset Management, London
since 2006 Trustee, Treasurer and Chair, Investment & Finance Committee, Hyams Foundation, Boston, MA
2004-2009 Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer, Trillium Asset Management Corporation, Boston, MA
2008-2011 Trustee, Pioneer and Leader in sustainable business education, Pinchot University, Seattle, WA
2009-2011 Managing Director, Auriel Capital Limited, Cambridge, MA
2011-2013 Founding Executive Director, Sustainable Investment Research Center, Cambridge, MA
2012-2013 Lecturer, Sloan School of Management, MIT, Cambridge, MA
since 2013 Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Arjuna Capital, LLC, Marion, MA, Durham, NC, Taos, NM
since 2013 Adjunct Faculty, Pinchot University, Seattle, WA

Dr. LLM Christin M. TER BRAAK-FORSTINGER

Managing Director and Founder, PVA Advisory GmbH, Zurich

1993-2000 Johannes Kepler University of Linz School of Law and School of Business Administration, Austria
1998 Assistant for MEP Paul Ruebig, European Parliament, Brussels
1999-2000 Clerk, District Court and Court of Appeals, Linz
2000-2001 Duke University School of Law, USA
2001 Research Assistant for Professor Steven L. Schwarcz in collaboration with Fuqua Business School, Duke
2001-2002 Visiting Researacher for Doctoral Thesis, Harvard Law School, USA
2000-2002 Johannes Kepler University Linz School of Law, Austria
2002-2003 Associate, Banking- and Financial Law Department, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, Vienna
2003-2005 Specialist, Department of Financial Services and Compliance, Division of Securities Supervision, FMA - Financial Market Authority, Vienna
2005 Self-employed advisor for ERI private equity in Boston
2006-2008 Director, Legal Engineering, Julius Baer Investment Funds Services Ltd, Zurich
2008-2009 Director, Private Labeling Funds Team, Julius Baer Investment Funds Services Ltd, Zurich
2009-2010 Head Legal and Compliance Department, Robeco SAM - Sustainable Asset Management AG, Zurich
since 2011 Managing Director and Founder, PVA Advisory GmbH, Zurich

Klaus FIALA

Chief Editorial Team, Zurich Office, Forbes, Zurich

2010-2014 Bachelor of Science, Economics and Social Sciences with emphasis on Economics, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna
2014-2016 Master of Science, Economics, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna
since 2014 Editor, stock market reporting, APA - Austria Press Agency, Vienna
2015-2016 Editor Economy and Finance, Forbes Austria, Vienna
since 2017 Chief Editorial Team, Zurich Office, Forbes, Zurich

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