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Company Overview of Impetus - Private Equity Foundation

Company Overview

Impetus - Private Equity Foundation provides venture philanthropy support services to charities and social enterprises assisting disadvantaged children and young people. It offers funding, management, and specialist support services. The foundation was formerly known as Impetus Trust and changed its name in July 2013. Impetus - Private Equity Foundation was founded in 2002 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

20 Flaxman Terrace

London,  WC1H 9PN

United Kingdom

Founded in 2002


44 2033 843 940

Key Executives for Impetus - Private Equity Foundation

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 44
Co-Founder and Trustee
Co-Founder, Trustee, and Chairman of Investment Committee
Interim Chief Financial Officer
Human Resources and Governance Manager
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Impetus - Private Equity Foundation Key Developments

Impetus - Private Equity Foundation Appoints Hanneke Smits to its Board of Trustees

Impetus - Private Equity Foundation announced that it has appointed Hanneke Smits, chief investment officer of Adams Street Partners, to its board of trustees. Smits is responsible for formulating the global investment strategy for Adams Street Partners, a private equity funds of funds. She also chairs its primary and secondary investment committees. Smits is a member of the firm's executive committee, having been part of the leadership since Adams Street Partners was formed in 2001. She joined Adams Street Partners' predecessor organization in 1997 to establish the firm's presence outside the US. Smits has held prior roles at Pantheon Ventures, Philips China Hong Kong Group, Orange Nassau Asia and Knight Wendling.

Impetus Trust Appoints Sebastien Ergas as Investment Director

The venture philanthropy charity the Impetus Trust has appointed Sebastien Ergas as investment director and Sherine Mahmoud as investment manager. Ergas joins from the Monitor Group and Mahmoud from the Grameen Foundation.

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