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The Ukraine price shock will be felt globally and hit the income of the poorest

In early 2022 the Emerging and Developing Economies (EMDEs) continued a fragile recovery from the pandemic, while many were balancing with increasing inflation and tightening global financial conditions. Overall, the pandemic shock has left EMDEs on a lower growth path and increased the income gap to the advanced economies. Moreover, with record-high debt levels and […]

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We are looking for a (Senior) Investment Manager, Energy and Infrastructure

Finnfund is a Finnish development financier and impact investor. We build a sustainable future and generate lasting impact by investing in businesses that solve global development challenges. We invest 200–250 million euros in 20–30 companies in developing countries each year. Our focus sectors include renewable energy, sustainable forestry, sustainable agriculture, financial institutions, and digital infrastructure […]

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OP Finnfund Global Impact Fund I invests in d.light to provide energy access to millions of people

OP Finnfund Global Impact Fund I’s equity funding will enable d.light to provide energy access to millions of people living without reliable energy access OP Finnfund Global Impact Fund I makes a 7 million US dollar equity investment in d.light, a leading innovator of solar energy products. This latest funding will enable expansion of the […]

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Keep up the good work – stakeholder survey provides feedback and ideas on Finnfund’s operations

In the future, how should Finnfund develop its operations as a development financier and impact investor? What are the key issues it should particularly focus on? Which areas of impact and sustainability are the most relevant? When thinking about the field of development finance, what are the trends or issues that will be in the […]

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We are looking for a (Senior) Investment Manager, Forestry and Agriculture

Finnfund is a Finnish development financier and impact investor. We build a sustainable future and generate lasting impact by investing in businesses that solve global development challenges. We invest 200–250 million euros in 20–30 companies in developing countries each year. Our focus sectors include renewable energy, sustainable forestry, sustainable agriculture, financial institutions, and digital infrastructure […]

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We are looking for a Senior Treasury Analyst (Finance and Risk Management)

Finnfund is a Finnish development financier and impact investor. We build a sustainable future and generate lasting impact by investing in businesses that solve global development challenges. We invest 200–250 million euros in 20–30 companies in developing countries each year. Our focus sectors include renewable energy, sustainable forestry, sustainable agriculture, financial institutions, and digital infrastructure […]

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“Among the best-performing organisations”– external review of Finnfund’s Human Rights Statement and its implementation is ready

“The review provides us a valuable analysis, recommendations, and second opinion both by experienced consultants and our stakeholders. It does not only provide us information on where we are currently standing at in terms of our path to implement our human rights approach but also gives us recommendations to move forward and further improve our […]

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We are looking for a Legal Trainee

Finnfund is a Finnish development financier and impact investor. We build a sustainable future and generate lasting impact by investing in businesses that solve global development challenges. We invest 200–250 million euros in 20–30 companies in developing countries each year. Our focus sectors include renewable energy, sustainable forestry, sustainable agriculture, financial institutions, and digital infrastructure […]

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Finnfund opens its first regional office in Nairobi, Kenya

CEO Jaakko Kangasniemi: “Africa is the place to be for European development financiers” The Finnish development financier and impact investor Finnfund will open its first regional office in Nairobi, Kenya, in May 2022. Finnfund seeks to build a sustainable future and generate lasting impact by investing in businesses in developing countries that solve global development […]

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We are looking for an HR Specialist

Finnfund is a Finnish development financier and impact investor. We build a sustainable future and generate lasting impact by investing in businesses that solve global development challenges. We invest 200–250 million euros in 20–30 companies in developing countries each year. Our focus sectors include renewable energy, sustainable forestry, sustainable agriculture, financial institutions, and digital infrastructure […]

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