Hilton London Tower Bridge
Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More London Riverside, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK

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Event Date Wed May 18 BST - Thu May 19 BST (in 4 months)
In your timezone (EST): Tue May 17 7:00pm - Wed May 18 7:00pm
Location Hilton London Tower Bridge
5 More London Riverside, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK
Region EMEA

The Impact Investor Global Summit will be taking place in-person for the first time in London. The conference will mobilise private market institutions to engage with the growing momentum in impact investing.

Hear from industry leaders creating scalable, positive change and explore how you can create impact strategies that create greater value for people and the planet.

Join over 300 attendees from specialist impact fund managers, general asset managers and institutional investors for two days of networking at the must-attend event for impact investment professionals.

What can you expect at the Impact Investor Global Summit?
• Event content with value
The summit will focus on mainstreaming and scaling impact strategies. Featuring sessions on how to make sure of SFDR, private capital’s role in the Just Transition, post-COP26, integrating natural capital, innovation in financial structures, alignment on impact metrics, as well as specialist vs generalist impact.

• Build a valuable network
Connect with industry participants in all aspects of impact investment and benefit from our expansive global community. Network in-person at interactive workshops, networking breaks, evening drinks reception, roundtable discussions and invite-only breakfasts. Build lasting relationships and compare best practices with your peers.

• Meet institutional investors
Hear from institutional investors who are looking to increase their exposure in the industry. Past investors included California State Teachers’ Retirement System, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Foundation, New York State Common Retirement Fund, PGGM Investments and many more.

Key Themes:
• Making sense of SFDR – are you an article 8 or article 9 fund and what are the implications?
• Private capital’s role in the Just Transition – how to integrate climate and inequality into a single impact strategy?
• Post-COP26 – going beyond net-zero commitments, how can the impact market accelerate the energy transition?
• Integrating Natural Capital – what is the role of natural capital and carbon offsets as part of your net-zero investment strategy?
• Innovation in financial structures – how to make impact fund structures and manager incentives fit for purpose?
• Alignment on impact metrics – how are measurement standards aligning and what are the implications for your investor reporting?
• Specialist vs generalist impact – what role should specialisation play in your investment remit and fund positioning?


2022 Speakers


Nicholas Abel
Investment Officer, Sustainable Investment & Stewardship Strategies, California State Teachers’ Retirement System

Cecilia Chao
Managing Director, Bain Capital Double Impact

Michele Giddens
Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Bridges Fund Management

Neil Gregory
Chief Thought Leadership Officer, IFC

Pia Irell
Impact Partner, Trill Impact

Yasemin Saltuk Lamy
Deputy CIO, Head of Asset Allocation and Capital Solutions, CDC Group

Henry McLoughlin
Director of Advocacy, Capricorn Investment Group

Imraan Mohammed
Head of Impact Investments, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation

Fabio Ranghino
Head of Strategy & Sustainability, Ambienta

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Kirkland & Ellis

• Blue Mark

• Dream