IMPACT INVESTING: Making Use of Finance to Change the World

This event is organised by Svetlana Baurens. Please sign up here!


Impact Investing: making use of finance to change the world

The Workshop is an introduction to Impact Investing. It will cover all aspects of this topic and deliver a broad understanding of the sector as a whole. You will learn on practical examples what is impact investing, how it is different from sustainable investments, why this is important for our planet and people. We will look at different techniques of impact measurement and you will also learn about possible investment opportunities with purpose.

After the workshop everyone is invited for networking Apéro and open discussion!


WHEN: Tuesday, 26th June 2018
Start: 18:45 h
End:   21:00 h


ARRIVAL: 18:30h, refreshing drinks available, we start sharp at 18:45 !

WHERE: Josefstrasse 225, Zurich 8005, at Chi Impact Capital 


Language: English


No knowledge in finance is required to participate in this workshop; it is designed for all interested in sustainable, responsible way of investing and living as well for social entrepreneurs who are seeking to learn about impact investing.



About facilitator:

Svetlana Baurens is Co-Founder and President of Galileo IIIC. She has a Master’s degree in Banking & Finance from University of Zurich (UZH) and absolved the Impact Investing Executive Education at Oxford University. Next to that she works at the Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd. in Zurich and is actively raising awareness of impact investments in the financial industry. Svetlana has been engaged in the field of Impact Investments and Social Enterprises projects for more than 5 years addressing social, environmental and economic challenges. She is co-founder of Euforia, international, youth-driven social innovation enterprise with in-depth experience as Project Manager, Finance Coach and Facilitator.

In collaboration with Chi Impact Capital:

All participants will be provided with 35% discount on the book “Concious Investing” by Christin ter Braak-Forstinger.


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IMPACT INVESTING: Making Use of Finance to Change the World

Tue 26. Jun 2018 , 18:30 - 21:00

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