From the main stage at SOCAP19, Raul Pomares of Sonen Capital and Rodrigo Villar of New Ventures discuss the impact investment opportunity in Latin America. They discuss their impressions of the impact ecosystem, quality of expertise and investments, and entrepreneurship throughout LATAM. They discuss the misconceptions investors have when considering the region, from violence to deal flow, and how the impact community is innovating to rise above those issues to get Latin America on investor's radars.
Raul Pomares, Founder of Sonen Capital, was a keynote speaker at the 2016 Latin American Impact Investing Forum of Central America and The Caribbean (FLII), organized by New Ventures. The event facilitates meetings and dialogues between the main actors from different sectors across the region in order to strengthen the ecosystem of support and funding of social and environmental entrepreneurs.
This webinar highlights the measurable impact of the firm’s public equity, fixed income and global sustainable real assets strategies. It will also discuss Sonen’s groundbreaking work in seeking to align its strategies with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Julia Sze participated on an expert panel of practitioners and inspiring leaders who are shaping the rapidly developing field of impact investing.
Raul Pomares is part of a panel of expert speakers discussing how investors are utilizing the latest trends and strategies in impact investing to identify opportunities and compete with traditional asset allocation strategies.
The purpose of the conference was to bring together a community of socially innovative thinkers who understand what is good for society is also good for business. Managing Director, Julia Sze discusses impact investing solutions in a session titled, The Art of Impact Investing. NOTE: The clip is from 41:16 to 1:30:39.
Raúl Pomares discusses his experience developing integrated investment portfolios that deliver financial returns AND social impact.