ECCE- DSF's 2,5 day course: Impact Investing on 30 Sept. 2015

January 15, 2015

Participants will learn about key strategies and practices in impact investing. Impact investing focuses on creating positive environmental and social impact next to generating financial return. This investment approach can be applied to different fields such as microfinance, SME Finance,  healthcare, education, food security, housing/real estate and social entrepreneurship.


This course is for finance and investment professionals interested in impact investing, for example: banks, pension funds, insurance companies, institutional investors, foundations, family offices and NGOs.


Key benefits


  • Deepen your knowledge of the theoretical foundations of impact investing.

  • Learn about impact investment policies and implementation.

  • Learn about the potential outcomes of impact investing in terms of financial returns, diversification, risks, social output and outcomes.

  • Learn more about the most relevant and viable impact investment themes.

  • Deepen your understanding of monitoring processes and measuring impact.


Faculty and guest speakers
This top-rated programme will be taught and facilitated by prof. dr. Harry Hummels, professor at Maastricht University and Managing Director of ACTIAM Impact Investing and Prof. Dr. Jaap Bos, finance professor and a leading expert on the risks-returns of impact investments.


You will learn from the leaders in the field. Guest speakers include (to be confirmed):

  • Yvonne Bakkum, Director FMO Investment Management

  • Vivina Berla, Sarona Asset Management;

  • Frank van Beuningen, Founder Pymwymic

  • Peter Borgdorff, Director. Pension Fund Care and Wellbeing (PFZW)

  • Amit Bouri, CEO, Global Impact Investing Network

  • Marilou van Golstein Brouwers, Managing Director Triodos Investment Management

  • Emilie Goodall, Director of Projects, IMPACT +, Bridges Ventures

  • Paulus Ingram, Senior Portfolio Manager APG

  • Jasper Snoek, CFO-Executive Director, DOEN Foundation;

  • Laurie Spengler, President and CEO Enclude

  • Brad Swanson, Partner at Developing World Market


Participation Fee:

Regular fee is € 2.800. Early registration fee is € 2.400 (until 1 March 2015). Special fee for Industry Partners and DSF alumni € 2.100.


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