31 January 2017
Press Release - Finance in Motion Opens El Salvador Office
Finance in Motion, a global leader in asset management and technical assistance for development finance, has expanded its local presence in Latin America with the opening of a new office in El Salvador. The office will serve to further strengthen relationships in Central America with partners of the eco.business Fund, which the company manages.
Finance in Motion now has 15 regional offices in addition to its headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany and is active on five continents. The eco.business Fund promotes business practices that contribute to biodiversity conservation, to the sustainable use of natural resources, and to mitigating climate change and adapting to its impacts in Latin America.
Finance in Motion Managing Director Sylvia Wisniwski said: “This latest office is another important milestone for Finance in Motion and shows our increasing dedication to Latin America following the opening of our regional hub in Bogota in 2015. We firmly believe local contact and cooperation with our partners is integral to realizing the full potential of the development finance funds we advise.”
About Finance in Motion
One of the world’s leading impact investment advisors, Finance in Motion focuses exclusively on for-profit funds promoting sustainable economic, social and environmental progress in low- and medium-income countries. With more than EUR 1.5 billion in assets under management, the company leverages development aid through public-private partnerships. In line with the goals of its funds, Finance in Motion promotes long-term relationships and helps partners develop their business. Backed by 15 local offices spread through the more than 20 countries it serves, Finance in Motion advises the following development finance vehicles: the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE), which finances micro-, small and medium enterprises (MSME finance); the Green for Growth Fund, Southeast Europe (GGF), which targets reduction of energy use and CO2 emissions; the SANAD Fund for MSME in the Middle East and North Africa; and the eco.business Fund, whose goal is the promotion of business practices that have a positive impact on the preservation of biodiversity and the sustainable use of natural resources.
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