October 1, 2019
Bamboo Capital Partners boosts gender lens investing with appointment of Katherine Milligan
Katherine joins Bamboo as Head of Diversity & Gender Lens Investing. Prior to joining Bamboo, Katherine was Executive Director of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship. With nearly two decades of experience in the social impact sector, she will work with fund managers and investment committees across the business to ensure that Bamboo’s investments improve women’s access to finance, increase workplace equality policies and practices, and expand access to goods and services that help bring women into the formal economy. Moreover, Katherine will lead Bamboo’s strategic partnership with CARE Enterprises (CEI) to invest in growth stage companies in South and Southeast Asia providing dignified jobs and economic inclusion for women and marginalised communities.