Awards

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Conferences 2022

The conferences 2022

International conferences followed by award ceremonies attended by investors, media and ESG influencers. These events are an exceptional opportunity to engage a broad audience and showcase inspiring examples of impact investing.

Finance & Impact

Finance & Impact

Paris, May 17, 2022

Impact Investments – let’s walk the talk

Impact Investments – let’s walk the talk

Mainz, July 13, 2022

The SIA 2022 winners

The SIA 2022 Awards distributed 9 prizes and 2 runner-up distinctions in categories derived from the UN’s SDGs. Discover the 2022 winners!

Nominees 2022

(Video presentation & contacts)

Nationality of the principal investor :

Béguinage

Béguinage

Small collective housing complexes of 10 to 25 individual social rental units, benefiting from shared living spaces and guest rooms.


CertiDeal

CertiDeal

Reconditioned smartphones give access to communication tools at reasonable prices, to a very large population.


Chamber of Purpose

Chamber of Purpose

Drafting and promoting a German climate law through citizen participation.


Cueillette Urbaine

Cueillette Urbaine

Vegetable farms in urban areas and participatory vegetable gardens in companies.


FAIRR

FAIRR

Assessment of 60 of the world’s largest animal protein producers on nine key environmental, social and governance risk factors.


Green & Healthy Menstrual Hygiene Solution

Green & Healthy Menstrual Hygiene Solution

Providing of certified safe, hygienic, environmentally friendly sanitary pads at an affordable cost to female consumers.


Helioz - Future Economy

Helioz - Future Economy

Safe water and CO2 reduction by distributing their solar-powered device WADI, which uses the power of the sun to disinfect water.



Jobready

Jobready

Program that helps young people discover and bring value to their soft skills.


Kwera

Kwera

Funding for education of vulnerable populations, currently specialized in universities in Malawi.


Les Ripeurs

Les Ripeurs

Encourage the collection and recycling of construction waste by valorizing it.


Maisons des jeunes Talents

Maisons des jeunes Talents

Promotes access to preparatory classes and housing for excellent students from underprivileged classes.


Movii

Movii

Access to credit in Colombia and access to financial payment services through 100% digital “wallet”.



Murfy

Murfy

Extend the life of major appliances by organizing online, home and workshop repairs and encouraging second-hand resale.


Placi

Placi

In Brazil, 3 hospitals that offer palliative services to long-term patients for the middle classes, service 30% cheaper than going to a classic hospital.


Seedtrace

Seedtrace

Digital platform for mapping sustainability data across complex food industry supply chains.



Shopopop

Shopopop

“Blablacar for grocery delivery” – a collaborative economy platform that extends the delivery offer to uncovered areas.


Sky Breathe

Sky Breathe

Assistance in the eco-piloting of aircraft to reduce CO2 emissions.


Solifap

Solifap

Provides structural support to associations fighting against poor housing.


Swapabee

Swapabee

Supply of drinking water in India, with a zero carbon emission target.


Springhealth

Springhealth

Circular economy for the apparel industry.


Tareno Global Water Solutions

Tareno Global Water Solutions

Financing of a village pump, which produces 2000 litters of drinking water per day, which is enough for an entire village.


Threefold

Threefold

Underlying infrastructure for an open-source peer-to-peer Internet owned by humanity, powered by the ThreeFold blockchain.


Together for carbon labelling

Together for carbon labelling

Reducing the carbon footprint of food products through communication.


Un Toit vers l'Emploi

Un Toit vers l'Emploi

Assistance to homeless people by providing shelter and employment support.


We are Capable Namibia

We are Capable Namibia

Developing machine learning to fight inequality and poverty.

Wild Code School

Wild Code School

Training in digital professions for people undergoing professional retraining or who are far from employment.


XChange Impact Ecosystem

XChange Impact Ecosystem

To help impact start-ups and thus RoI for investors, this platform promotes uniting process management and gamified collaboration.


The jury

Emmanuel DE LA VILLE

Founder & CEO
EthiFinance

Since 2004, Emmanuel de La Ville has been the founder & CEO of EthiFinance, a non-financial analysis and consulting agency that supports its clients in managing risks and opportunities related to sustainable development.

Emmanuel has spent the last 15 years in :

  • ESG research methodology of European companies
  • ESG Due Diligences of companies owned by private equity firms
  • ESG advice to asset owners based in France, UK and Switzerland
Sophie FAUJOUR

Lead European corporate initiative & France Iberia
EVPA corporate & france

Sophie is leading market building efforts in France and Europe namely with European Corporates to help various practitioners like foundations and impact investing funds scaling their impact. She sits on the Board of non-profit organizations including PHITRUST Incubator.

Prior joining EVPA in 2016, she occupied several senior positions at BNP Paribas: in charge of the Wealth Management strategy for Philanthropy, Impact investing & Social Responsible Investment and as an Investment banker for more than 15 years.

Philippe CLERC

Project Manager - Impact
Finance for Tomorrow

Philippe Clerc has joined Finance for Tomorrow since June 2021. He joined Neoma Business School in 2020 as lecturer in Ethical and Sustainable Finance. He is implied in extra-financial analysis approach to combine it with financial one, to go through outcomes to get final impact : as a financial analyst (EFFAS-SFAF 2002), he is a volunteer member of the extra-financial analysis commission of the SFAF and its working groups on Impact Investing and Governance. Passionate about transition and climate, he is a Shifter volunteer and has been implied in several project mode working groups on decarbonization.


Nils PEDERSEN

General Delegate
Global Compact France

With nearly 15 years of experience in multi-stakeholder societal issues and social innovation, Nils Pedersen joined Global Compact France in April 2021. He has spent part of his career with the EDF Group, where he has supported the initiatives of numerous local actors. Subsequently, within the Foundation France is committed, it has been in charge of project financing operations and institutional relations, in the direction of networks of entrepreneurs with positive impact. He is also involved in the associative network and chairs La Fonda, the think-tank of the associative world.


Roland KÖLSCH

Managing Director
FNG Label

Roland Kölsch, former traditional and SRI fund manager, is the managing director of the Quality assurance organisation for sustainable investments (QNG), being responsible for the FNG-Label.
He has been working in the field of sustainable investments in Brussels, Germany, Switzerland and Paris for more than 15 years and currently contributes his expertise also to EU working groups on sustainable finance.

Olivier de GUERRE

Chairman and CEO
Phitrust

Olivier de Guerre created Phitrust in 2003. Together with the Phitrust teams, it develops investment solutions specialising in shareholder engagement and social impact investing in Europe.
Before creating Phitrust, Olivier de Guerre has developed a long experience as an asset manager for families/foundations or institutional investors. Olivier is a board member of :

  • the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA) in Brussels
  • the Finansol Association (France)
  • the Admical Association.(France)

Sally KRAMERS

Head of Events
UKSIF

Sally joined UKSIF as Head of Events in 2021, and is responsible for growing and managing their events across the sustainable finance sphere. She has extensive experience across the financial ecosystem, particularly within alternative investments and insurance. Sally is passionate about climate, diversity and sustainable economics.

Marie LUCHET

Director of Continental Europe
Principles for Responsible Investment

Responsible investment pioneer with a 20-year track record in sustainable finance, ESG research and corporate sustainability, Marie Luchet joined the PRI in 2016. Now Director of Continental Europe, she is managing a team of relationship managers supporting European investors in their responsible investment journey, in public and private markets.
Prior to joining the PRI, Marie was Head of responsible investment & ESG integration at the French investment manager Ecofi Investissements. She also worked as ESG sell-side analyst at CM-CIC Market Solutions and as CSR officer and environmental law counsel at PSA Peugeot Citroën.


Grégoire COUSTE

Executive Director
FIR 

Before joining French SIF he was Communication Director of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD), a scientific organisation. He previously led public affairs and strategic communication activities of Nextep, a consulting firm focused on health economics and pharmaceutical industry. Grégoire started his carrier as journalist at the news radio BFM Business and at the news agency Dioranews, where he managed editorial partnerships.
Grégoire graduated from IPAG Business School and CNAM in Health and Development. He is part-time teacher at Jean Moulin University in Lyon and as SRI professional, he is regularly invited to speak at business schools and universities. He is co-author of the book “SRI and Responsible Finance” Ellipses editions.

Andrea GONZÁLEZ GONZÁLEZ

Deputy Director
SpainSIF

Andrea is a Spanish economist specialised in sustainability and corporate social responsibility. She has accumulated relevant experience working at very different kind of entities,
from international organizations to universities, non-profit organizations and companies belonging to the financial sector, many of them related to European Union political affairs;
before she specialized in sustainable finance. At present, she is part of the Spanish Sustainable Investment Forum (Spainsif), where she holds the Deputy Director position.

Jean-Guillaume D'ORNANO

CEO
Option Finance

Jean-Guillaume d'Ornano has spent most of his career in the media and press. After more than 10 years spent between the media and investment banking in New York, he managed the Paris Turf and Week End newspapers of the Hersant group and created the Turf Editions group, of which he was one of the main shareholders via an LBO.
In 2009, back at the Figaro Group, he took over the management of TV Magazine.
Between 2009 and 2011, he was a member of the Executive Committee of Le Figaro and took over the general management of Madame Figaro, the Stock Exchange & Heritage division and the general management of the group's industrial activities.
In 2011, he bought the Option Finance group, making it the only press group for professionals in corporate finance, asset management, business law and insurance.

Ulrik FONSMARK ANDREASEN

Member of the France Invest’s Impact Commission & Managing Director of Impact Partners Nordic FRANCE INVEST

As a partner of Impact Partners for the Nordic countries, Ulrik is looking for social impact companies to invest in at growth stage – while also fundraising their growth equity funds in Europe. Prior to being a partner, Ulrik was a diplomat at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, working on public-private partnerships at the Global Green Growth Forum, international trade, foreign direct investments and the Danish governments green growth policies.

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