Nico BlaauwDirector of Investor Relations at Goodwell Investments
Nico Blaauw is the Director of Investor Relations at Goodwell Investments, a pioneering early-stage impact investment firm focused on inclusive growth in emerging markets. Goodwell channels capital to scalable business solutions that combine demonstrable social and environmental impact with commercial financial returns. The company has raised over four funds focused on emerging markets with an AUM of more than EUR 300M.
Prior to joining the Goodwell team, Nico worked as Director of Communications for various companies including Fortis, C&A, Nuon and Dow Chemical. Nico has also founded and led a management consultancy focused on increasing impact by moving towards more credible sustainable strategy rooted in relevant purpose and solid economics. In addition, he acts as a chairman for the Global Breath Foundation.
Nico’s educational background includes a PhD in Business Economics from the University of Nijmegen and a Masters in marketing at TIAS Business school.