Private Equity Foundation and Impetus Trust Merge

The Private Equity Foundation and Impetus Trust have merged creating a new registered charity Impetus – The Private Equity Foundation. Global private equity firm Warburg Pincus has made a three-year commitment to support the venture.

Private Equity Foundation and Impetus Trust to Merge

The Private Equity Foundation and Impetus Trust are to merge to create Impetus – The Private Equity Foundation. It is proposed that chairman of the merged entity will be Johannes Huth and Louis Elson will serve as deputy chairman. CEO of Impetus – The Private Equity Foundation will be Daniela Barone Soares, currently CEO of Impetus.

Impetus Trust Boosts Investment Team

UK venture philanthropist Impetus Trust has strengthened its investment team with the appointment of Alan Morton as an investment manager. Morton’s most recent role was director of private equity for Prudential Asset Management Singapore & Prudential Vietnam where he assisted managing US$200m of private equity investments. PRESS RELEASE Impetus Trust, the pioneer of venture philanthropy […]

Impetus Appoints BVCA International Affairs Manager

UK venture philanthropy business Impetus Trust has appointed Kawika Solidum as deputy communications director. Solidum was previously international affairs manager at the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. He has also worked for community charities in the US and the UK. PRESS RELEASE Impetus Trust, the pioneer of venture philanthropy in the UK, today […]

UK’s Impetus Trust Recruits BBC Chief Creative Officer

UK venture philanthropist Impetus Trust has recruited Patrick Younge, chief creative officer of BBC Vision Productions to its advisory council. Impetus Trust works to break the cycle of poverty by investing in ambitious charities and social enterprises that fight economic disadvantage. PRESS RELEASE Impetus Trust has recruited Patrick Younge, leader of the BBC production unit […]

Impetus Boosts Team

Impetus Trust, a UK-based venture philanthropy organisation, has strengthened its investment team with the appointment of Elena Pantazi as investment manager. Pantazi was previously vice president of CognoLink, an international research firm that supports investment decisions by connecting hedge fund, private equity and consulting clients with a network of industry specialists. PRESS RELEASE Impetus Trust, […]

Meredith Niles Joins Impetus Trust

Meredith Niles has been named an investment manager with Impetus Trust, a UK venture philanthropy organization. She is a former executive director with Goldman Sachs who, most recently, worked with the Junior League of London.

PEHUB Community

Join the 12494 members of peHUB to make connections, share your opinion, and follow your favorite authors.

Join the Community

Psst! Got any hot tips?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Look Who’s Tweeting

Reuters VC and PE feed

RSS Feed Widget

Groups