IMPACT INVESTING EPISODES

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Jessica Burley

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Jessica Burley

Investor at Planet A | Venture Environmentalist

Jessica Burley is an investor at Planet A Ventures, and active in the climate ecosystem, leading the Berlin arm for Climate Mosaic. Jessica studied Politics and International Relations at Cambridge with a focus on climate.

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Peter-Paul Van Hoeken

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Peter-Paul Van Hoeken

FrontFundr, Founder & CEO | DealSquare, Managing Director

Peter-Paul has over 20 years of experience in finance, investment management, and business consultancy.

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Massimiliano Sulpizi

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Massimiliano Sulpizi

EquityMatch.co Founder & CEO | Angel Investor

Massimiliano Sulpizi is an avid venture capitalist, merchant banker, entrepreneur and executive. He has founded 5 companies, advised clients in finance, energy, infrastructure, fashion, real estate, high-tech.

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Miryam Lazarte

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Miryam Lazarte

Community Builder | Global Startups | Venture Capital

Miryam Lazarte is the founder of Global Startups Accelerator (former LatAm Startups), a pivotal Toronto accelerator that catapults startups from emerging markets to a global audience.

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Lawrence Yen

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Lawrence Yen

Founding Partner at MIH Climate Impact Capital

Climate-Tech and Sustainability Innovation VC Investment. Business and Revenue Driver in Greater China.

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Aditya Aggarwal

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Aditya Aggarwal

Partner, Venture Capital (Industrial Innovation Venture Fund)

Years of proven record in building, architecting and delivering large scale intelligent software solutions and products in electric mobility, smart grid, energy geographic information systems, and internet/networks services domains.

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Peter Vesterbacka & Kustaa Valtonen

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Peter Vesterbacka & Kustaa Valtonen

Helsinki-Tallinn Tunnel

Working hard on building the FinEst BayArea! I am heading the Finest Bay Area Development Company program management office. The project is getting ready to construct the Helsinki-Tallinn tunnel (www.finestbayarea.online).

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Andrew Stotz

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Andrew Stotz

CEO, A. Stotz Investment Research

Andrew is the CEO of A. Stotz Investment Research, which helps clients create, grow, measure, and protect value, and the co-founder of CoffeeWORKS – Thailand’s leading B2B specialty coffee roaster.

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Martin Tobias

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Martin Tobias

Managing Partner @ Incisive Ventures | Venture Capitalist

I have always been excited in the formation stage of things. The early stuff. Who is the customer? What is the product? and How do we sell it? That is the part I like.

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Rishad Usmani

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Rishad Usmani

Founder @ HealthTech Investors | Physician | Artist

With over 8 years of experience as a physician and a healthtech entrepreneur, Rishad is passionate about improving healthcare outcomes and access through innovation and collaboration.

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Moien Giashi PhD

#150

Moien Giashi PhD

Investing in Deep Tech Startups

Moien is a biomedical industry professional, and materials engineer turned Angel and Venture Capital investment professional. He is currently a Senior Investment Associate at GreenSky Capital, leading deep tech investments.

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Gregory Shepard

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Gregory Shepard

Co-Founder BOSS Capital Partners | BOSS Startup Science

Greg is a 20 year startup veteran and serial entrepreneur with 14 liquidity events under his belt, two of which were sold as part of a $925M transaction that won 4 PE awards for transactions between $250M-$1B.

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Nicolas Rouhana

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Nicolas Rouhana

Chairman & CEO at IM Fndng, Growing Entrepreneurship in Lebanon

Nicolas Rouhana is currently Chairman and CEO of IM Fndng, grouping IM Capital & IM Ventures, aggregating $60M under management, and respectfully funded under USAID MENA Investment Initiative.

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Rob Ryan

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Rob Ryan

Professional Storyteller & Relationship Capitalist

I am primarily a Storyteller, Relationship Capitalist, Founder @Growthhax Mentor and aggregator of smart really good people worldwide and a uniquely loud/proud advocate of our entrepreneurial economic potential in LA where I’ve lived for 26 years now.

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Daniel Xu

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Daniel Xu

Tech Incubator & VC | Columbia MBA

Managing Partner of two funds in Toronto and China, respectively. Namely New Billionaires Capital and New Vision Investment.

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Saad Hassan

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Saad Hassan

President & Chief Executive Officer @ Nvestiv

Saad is the President of the Hassan Family Office, and the founder of Nvestiv. As an investment veteran that has facilitated over $10 Billion in deals for his partners, Saad identified a fundamental absence of technology in the way capital is allocated.

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Carey Ransom

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Carey Ransom

Managing Director at BankTech Ventures; Founder at Operate

Having extensive experience from startup to explosive growth to exit multiple times, and having sold a private company to a public company (while being CEO), I am a serial entrepreneur and investor.

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Peter Vesterbacka & Kustaa Valtonen

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Peter Vesterbacka & Kustaa Valtonen

Helsinki-Tallinn Tunnel

Working hard on building the FinEst BayArea! I am heading the Finest Bay Area Development Company program management office. The project is getting ready to construct the Helsinki-Tallinn tunnel (www.finestbayarea.online).

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Sanjeev Kohli

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Sanjeev Kohli

Founding Partner – Glowfish Ventures

Sanjeev is a Founding Member at Glowfish, a tech-focused VC cum business builder based in Dubai. Glowfish’s ventures include CarSwitch.com –Used Cars Sales / Purchase Platform, oladoc.com – Digital Health Marketplace

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Anthony Choe


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Anthony Choe

Founder at Provenance

Anthony Choe is the founder of Provenance, a growth-stage private investment firm focused on digitally-intensive omni channel brands. Provenance uses a highly analytical approach for due diligence and strategy development

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Nicole Denholder


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Nicole Denholder

Investing in female founders | Teaching women about money

Founder of Next Chapter Ventures (NCV), where we are redefining partnerships for Female Entrepreneurs, Investors and Partners.

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Cameron Atlas

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Cameron Atlas

Speaker | Storyteller | Executive Coach | Singer-Songwriter

Cameron delivers experiential keynotes, blending live music on stage with insights on high performance, leadership, creativity & innovation.

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Jordi Ferrer Rendé


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Jordi Ferrer Rendé

Venture Capital | Business Development | Strategy

Entrepreneurial-minded executive with over 10 years of increased responsibilities in key management positions in Business Development and Strategy in Europe, USA, Middle East and Africa.

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Tiziana F. Bombassei


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Tiziana F. Bombassei

VC | Entrepreneurship | Impact | Emerging markets

I’m the Global Partnerships Manager for Seedstars, a Swiss investment holding with a presence in 80+ emerging and frontier markets.

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Ryan Else

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Ryan Else

Managing Partner – Roadster Capital

Ryan has built businesses as a sales executive, investor and entrepreneur. He has also managed turnarounds, venture capital investments exceeding $3B in value and M&A activity exceeding $500m in value.

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Beatriz Franco


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Beatriz Franco

Managing Partner, Vita Ventures – Early Stage Food Tech Investor

Beatriz Franco is a Managing Partner at Vita Ventures, an early-stage fund supporting innovations across the food industry while reducing demands on our planet.

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