Impact Investing World Forum 2020
On Tuesday, 24 November 2020, Damiano de Felice, Director of Strategy at the Access to Medicine Foundation, will deliver a keynote speech at the Impact Investing World Forum 2020 virtual conference. Damiano will discuss impact investing in global health, drawing on the Foundation's work with 100+ institutional investors with over USD $15 trillion in assets under management.
The Impact Investing World Forum 2020 is a conference that aims to foster debate on social impact of all types of investments including social impact bonds, stocks, private equity, investment banking, venture capital, wealth management and family office. The two-day forum brings together banks, hedge funds, charitable foundations and trusts from around the world.
Damiano's presentation, titled 'Impact Investing in Global Health: From COVID-19 to Superbugs', will touch upon the important role that private capital and impact investing can play to support innovation and delivery of global health interventions.
Other keynote speakers participating in the Forum include:
- Sir Ronald Cohen, Chair, GSG
- Amit Bouri, CEO & Co-Founder, Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN)
- Claire Hedley, Vice President, Goldman Sachs
- James Gifford, Head, Impact Advisory, Credit Suisse
As of November 2020, 100+ investors – together managing assets of more than USD 15 trillion – have signed the Access to Medicine Index Investor Statement and committed to using the research of the Access to Medicine Foundation in their investment analysis and engagements with companies. Find out more about our work with investors here.