Webinar: Here's how to get started in your impact investment career

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As more investors are attracted to contributing to global development, job opportunities in impact investing are growing. Many professionals working in this space have experience in other sectors which they then leveraged to transition and support the missions of NGOs, startups and finance institutions.

In this Devex webinar, impact professionals talk about how they came to work in this space and share tips for others looking to get started in their impact investing career.

About the author

  • Emma Smith

    Emma Smith is a Reporter at Devex. She covers all things related to careers and hiring in the global development community as well as mental health within the sector — from tips on supporting humanitarian staff to designing mental health programs for refugees. Emma has reported from key development hubs in Europe and co-produced Devex’s DevProWomen2030 podcast series. She holds a degree in journalism from Glasgow Caledonian University and a master's in media and international conflict. In addition to writing for regional news publications, she has worked with organizations focused on child and women’s rights.