Who we are

Finance in Motion is a worldwide leader in impact investment management. Focusing exclusively on development finance, we manage nearly EUR 2 billion in assets across four impactful funds.

Our Mission

On behalf of public and private investors as well as international finance institutions, we focus on developing and advising scalable and commercially sustainable investment funds with the primary goal of achieving significant economic, social and environmental impact in emerging markets and developing countries.

Our expertise includes micro, small and medium enterprise finance, housing finance as well as green topics such as energy efficiency, renewable energy, biodiversity conservation, the sustainable use of natural resources and climate change mitigation. We focus on identifying, analyzing, and monitoring partner institutions or projects through our advised funds. In addition, we provide partner institutions with high-impact and tailored technical assistance to maximize outreach efforts, coordinate and implement projects, manage risk, and promote the principles of Responsible Finance.

With more than 180 staff from almost 40 countries, Finance in Motion has a strong market presence in the regions of Southeast Europe, South Caucasus, Latin America and the Middle East and North Africa. Our 16 regional offices are staffed with more than 60 local professionals who have an in-depth understanding of their respective markets.

Finance in Motion is a licensed asset manager according to German banking law (Kreditwesengesetz) and is supervised by the German federal financial supervisory agency (Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht, BaFin).

Majority-owned by its management and staff, Finance in Motion’s other shareholder is the Apax Foundation - the charity of the global private equity firm Apax Partners.