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Bastian joined Siemens Stiftung in 2020 as a Senior Expert for Impact Finance. He is growing the Foundation’s social enterprise portfolio and leading development regarding new financing instruments for early-stage social enterprises in emerging economies. Bastian brings over 10 years of experience in international development, working with institutional investors, multilateral organizations, family foundations and senior philanthropists on impact-first investing, blended finance and pay-for-success models as well as screening and financing early-stage social enterprises in emerging markets.
Previously, Bastian served as Director, Investor Relations at Yunus Social Business, a social venture fund co-founded by Nobel Peace Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus, which serves over 13 million people in frontier markets. Bastian loves to play the guitar late into the evening, very much to the resentment of his neighbors. You can contact him via email.