The #BOFaces series introduces you to the people making up BlueOrchard’s dedicated team, which is spread across our offices around the world. This week, we had the pleasure of speaking with Louis Leutenegger, Portfolio Manager in Investment Solutions based in the Zürich office.
Continue reading if you want to know why Louis decided to work in impact investing and what motivates him.

Louis, what do you like most about working in the impact investing industry?

Every day, the impact investing industry offers me the opportunity to contribute something small to the world’s most pressing challenges. It also allows me to pursue my passion for the financial markets. This combination makes the impact investing industry unique for me.

Why did you decide to work in impact investing?

I believe that impact investing can be one of the most important tools to address some of the global challenges, such as climate change and social issues. It helps to raise much needed capital to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

What do you enjoy most about working at BO?

It is definitely the people I work with every day. We have a great company culture, and we all work with great enthusiasm in the impact investing industry.

And lastly, what motivates you?

Working in a great team with a good atmosphere and to achieve our investment goals for the clients, both in terms of performance but equally important also impact!

Thank you, Louis!