WELCOME TO THE IMPACT INVESTING CLUB OF HBS
We strive to equip our members with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed as successful impact investors across the full spectrum of investing – from venture-stage startups to established ESG investing in public equities. We facilitate recruiting, professional networking, and engagement within the impact community and are always looking to expand our partnerships and sponsorships program.
HOW WE HELP OUR MEMBERS
Panel sessions with alumni and industry practitioners to explore key concepts and practices within impact investing.
Workshops with current students to hone investing, due diligence, and other skills critical to adding value to target companies.
Coordination with and connection to HBS’s annual Social Enterprise Conference.
Job treks to visit leading investors in Boston, New York, and the Bay Area.
Private informational sessions and fire-side chats with top impact investors.
Targeted job opportunities sourced directly from alumni and other private job boards.
Facilitate and coordinate with impact investing competitions such as MIINT, the Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge, and more.
Partnerships with investors to assist with due diligence, market landscape mapping, and more.
Speaker Series - Arjuna Costa
Arjuna Costa is a partner at Omidyar Network where he leads the firm’s Financial Inclusion investments across emerging markets, including Africa, Latin America, and Southeast Asia.
Speaker Series - Lauren Cochran
Blue Haven Initiative
Lauren Cochran is Managing Director at Blue Haven Initiative, where she leads strategy and execution for the family office’s portfolio of direct investments.
Speaker Series - Maya Chorengel
TPG Rise Fund
The Rise Fund is committed to achieving social and environmental impact alongside competitive financial returns. We seek to partner with creative entrepreneurs and build successful businesses that drive meaningful, measurable positive change.