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SuperReturn Africa
5 - 7 December 2022
The Westin Cape TownCape Town

Susan de Witt
Advisor – Innovative Finance & Engagement Lead Africa at UNDP SDG Impact

Profile

Dr. de Witt has been working across public and private sector in capacity as educator, researcher, entrepreneur to facilitate adoption of mechanisms that will drive more capital into social and environmentally aligned businesses. She has been part of pioneering teams at both UCT GSB Bertha Centre and Impact Investing South Africa to take concept to mainstream financial institutions. She has been directly or indirectly responsible for raising ±R300 million for outcomes-based contracts and was first to market with an ECD Impact Bond Innovation Fund in an emerging economy. She constituted and led the GSG-affiliated National Task Force for Impact Investing which has attracted support of over 100 investment professionals in support of market building. With financial support of UK’s FCDO Impact Program, she co-led the first design phase of a domestic Fund of Funds to attract affordable finance for underserved parts of the economy. She holds an MBA from the University of Cape Town.

Agenda Sessions

  • Partner in [fighting] crime

    16:35