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

Co-founder and President of Galileo IIIC. Svetlana 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 to the force for good. She has been a speaker at various conferences and gives impact investing masterclasses in Zurich for public and institutions.
Svetlana holds a Master in Banking & Finance from University of Zurich (UZH), and completed the Impact Investing Executive Education at Oxford University. Svetlana has been engaged in the field of Impact Investments and Social Enterprises projects for more than 5 years addressing social, environmental and economic challenges. She is co-founder of Euforia, an international, youth-driven social innovation enterprise with in-depth experience as Project Manager, Finance Coach and Facilitator. Svetlana is a member of SIIA, Swiss Impact Investment Association.