Svetlana Baurens

Switzerland, Zurich
Сareer/Professional experience
Company name
Euforia
Title
Project Manager, Finance Coach and Facilitator
Period
05/2014 — 05/2017
Company name
Bank J. Safra Sarasin
Title
Client Advisor
Period
06/2015 — 07/2018
Company name
Galileo International Impact Investing Centre
Title
CEO and Co-Founder
Period
04/2018 — present time
Education
School
University of Zurich
Field of Study
Master of Arts (M.A.) Banking & Finance
Period
09/2011 — 12/2013
School
University of Oxford - Said Business School
Field of Study
Impact Investing
Period
03/2017 — 03/2017
Volunteering
Place
Switzerland
Role
Finance coach, facilitator, finance expert, jury member
Description

Collaboration with Euforia (euforia.ch), helping organizing impact events for youth, participating as jury and expert to help social and environmental projects to become viable.

Personal awards and excellences

Svetlana is Co-founder and President of Galileo International Impact Investing Centre. She is an expert in impact investing and is actively raising awareness about this topic in the Swiss financial industry with the main purpose to transform it into the force for good. “Moving private capital into impact investing will help to solve social and environmental challenges and add meaning, purpose and inspiration to the actors in the financial industry”.
Svetlana has been a speaker at various conferences and gives impact investing masterclasses in Zurich for public and institutions.

Svetlana has working experience at various banks, such as J. Safra Sarasin, Societe Generale, Family Office and Asset Management companies in Zurich. She is also co-founder of Euforia, international, youth-driven social innovation enterprise with in-depth experience as Project Manager, Finance Coach and Facilitator.