Bamboo strengthens Latin America operations with formation of new Board of Directors

The Board of Directors will support Bamboo’s operations in Latin America, which are led by Jorge Farfan, Regional Director. This will include support across all areas of corporate governance, strategy, fund management, new investments, and fundraising.  Jean-Philippe de Schrevel, Founder and Managing Partner of Bamboo will sit on the Board, alongside Victor Toledo, Rebecca Ruf, Carlos Braga, and Camilo Zea (biographies below). Carlos Braga will serve as the Board’s Chairman.

Collectively, the Board members bring expertise from a diverse range of backgrounds and industries, including private banking, corporate & investment banking, impact investing, gender lens finance, financial regulation, public policy, and technology.

The Board will be responsible for developing Bamboo’s impact investing business in Latin America in order to significantly contribute to the firm’s mission to improve the lives of the world’s most marginalized communities while delivering sound financial returns.