Finance in Motion is an innovative asset management firm with a specialization in development finance, predominantly through public-private partnership models. The reputation of our senior team members and the track record in devising and managing innovative development finance products has enabled us to build a high level of trust with key donors and investors in the development finance space. Over years of experience in managing the complexities of public-private development finance funds, we have built strong procedures and support functions similar to those of modern investment banks – albeit always with an emphasis on effecting social, positive change.
A strong, motivated, multi-disciplinary team
Finance in Motion boasts an international and highly motivated team. Coming from a mix of development finance, rating agency, fund management, controlling and capital markets the team members complement each other to create a work place where new ideas are nurtured. The start-up spirit pervading our work, fostered by the major equity participation management and staff have in the firm, supports us in mastering exceptional challenges.
Local knowledge facilitates strong results
Our extensive network of regional offices enables us to maintain a continuous dialogue with our partner institutions, regulators, and other thought leaders. We are able to respond quickly to changes in the market environment and proactively work with our partners to facilitate their success.
Expertise in specific sectors which are at the heart of our Funds
In each development topic addressed by our advised Funds, the company prides itself to dispose of experts in the core subject: this includes leading experts with regard to microfinance and running banks which can efficiently extend small loans to enterprises and entrepreneurs, experts in the field of rural and housing finance, and other areas. The newly recruited energy finance team boasts significant advisory knowledge in energy efficiency and renewable energy as well as in project finance
Blue chip relationships with key sponsors
Our management team has in-depth experience with public sector sponsors and semi-public and public development institutions. We pride ourselves in delivering the intended social impact of products for our sponsors.
Strong reputation for responsible and commercially sound asset selection
Both public and private investors are interested in backing high-potential institutions amongst a socially responsible sub-set. Finance in Motion has proven its ability to carefully screen and hand-pick investment partners, be they financial institutions or project initiators, municipalities or corporates.
Achieving social and commercial returns for our investors
Finance in Motion has a rigorous process of monitoring investment partners, channeling the information and providing it in a timely and transparent manner. In this way, we ensure that an objective and measurable social impact is demonstrated for our public sector sponsors along with precise and relevant information on which to evaluate commercial performance of the investment portfolio.
Proven ability to improve the knowledge base, systems and governance of our investment partners
While a lot depends on initially picking the right investments, the world is one of constant change. Therefore our investment partners receive constant attention and support, both to achieve the desired social impact and to shelter the investment from undue risks. We have implemented technical assistance on a cost-sharing basis in over 100 successful projects. Technical assistance funds are used to support our investment partners in product development, risk management, governance, and many other areas, facilitating a transfer of know-how into the human resource base of our target countries.