Ron MargalitHead, Global Sustainable Financing at Menomadin Group
Ron is the Head of Global Sustainable Financing of Menomadin Group, a diversified holding company with investments, operations, and philanthropy focused on Africa across all major SDGs. For the past 15 years, Ron has invested in impact tech startups that operate in SSA with a focus on climate change and fintech. His investment portfolio includes the largest off-grid PAYGO company in West Africa, the first clean cooking company to IPO and a blue-tech company that was named Time Magazine 100 most innovative companies. Ron and his work had received awards and recognitions from the Financial Times, World Bank, UK Department For International Development, Ashden Awards, and Secretary of State John Kerry, among others. Ron was selected as a Rising Star Investor at the SuperReturn Series and was awarded permanent residency by the US State Department for his extraordinary abilities in the field of impact investing. Ron is on the European Commission $10B investment committee. He serves as of 10 members selection committee of the European Women Innovators Award, and he is on the UK strategic board of advisors to DSCIH.