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Sophie Robé

Founder & CEO at Phenix Capital


Sophie founded Phenix Capital in July 2012 with the mission to accelerate the flow of capital from institutional investors to impact and sustainable development investments in developed & emerging markets across all asset classes. Since 2015, Phenix Capital hosts Impact Summit Europe, the leading impact investing conference for institutional investors. Prior to Phenix Capital, Sophie was Director and Head of Hedge fund Sales at Jupiter Asset Management in London and as a Vice President at Commerzbank Asset Management in Germany. She is also the co-founder of the Alternative 4 Children foundation, a foundation that raises funds from the Dutch Alternatives Investment community to support the education of children in the Netherlands and abroad. She is a CFA Charterholder, holds a Master’s and a PhD in Economics and Statistics from the University of Kassel in Germany and studied economics and business at INSEEC business school in Paris.