By partnering with Nordea Asset Management, Trill Impact has access to one of Europe’s most prominent experts in impact and ESG analysis and investing. Nordea has a longstanding commitment to responsible investment, having launched its first sector-screened fund over 30 years ago. The Nordea award-winning Responsible Investment team was founded in 2009. The team has its own proprietary ESG assessment and ratings model. It has longstanding experience in ESG research integration and active ownership.
Trill Impact is supported by a dedicated team of six Impact experts from Nordea who are seamlessly integrated and supporting Trill Impact’s Advisory team in assessing, measuring and managing Impact and ESG risks and opportunities throughout the investment and active ownership process. Nordea also advices on possible reporting metrics, industry trends and regulatory changes that might have an implication for existing and potential portfolio companies.
By partnering with Developing World Markets, DWM, Trill Impact Microfinance has access to the expertise of one of the leading global impact investment firms, one with a longstanding track record in microfinance and impact transactions since 1999.
DWM, headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, USA, is an emerging and frontier markets investment originator and manager with extensive capabilities through its 12 offices across Latin America, Eastern Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia and global staff, with living/working experience in more than 40 developing countries and fluency in more than 20 languages. Through this partnership, Trill Impact Microfinance has access to DWM’s expertise in sourcing of transactions, managing relationships on the ground, and fund management activities.