Who we are

Finance in Motion is an impact investing advisor exclusively focused on development finance. We are one of the world's leading asset managers in this field, advising funds with around EUR 1.7 billion in assets under management.

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 energy efficiency and renewable energy finance. 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 15 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.