Robert H.

Impact Investing | Global Development | NGOs

United Kingdom

Venture builder and blended finance expert designing, leading, and investing in market-based mechanisms that address social and environmental challenges.

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Professional Services
  • Public Sector & Regulatory


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Ventures Program consultant

FMO - Dutch entrepreneurial development bank
2 years
Current position
Aug 2020 - Present
Designing and leading entrepreneurial ecosystem building efforts for FMO's Ventures Program

Partnership Specialist

Impact Investment Exchange (IIX)
3 years
Current position
Dec 2019 - Present
Impact Investment Exchange (IIX) bridges the gap between finance and development. IIX is a core member of the International Capital Markets Association, a strategic member of IMP Impact...see more

Impact Investing & Business Acceleration Advisor

Independent Consultant
3 years
Current position
Sep 2019 - Present
Impact Investing & Business Acceleration Advisor as an independent consultant.


SPRING Accelerator
2 years
Oct 2017 - Jul 2019
SPRING was a pioneering accelerator for businesses with products and services that transform the lives of young women and adolescent girls in East Africa and South Asia.

Advisor, Good Capital Project

Social Capital Markets
5 months
Jun 2017 - Nov 2017
The Good Capital Project is a collaborative initiative launched by SOCAP to transform global capital markets and accelerate capital flows to purpose driven investments.

Director of Partnerships

Agora Partnerships
11 months
Jun 2016 - May 2017
- Led stakeholder engagement and partnership building across the organization by identifying growth opportunities, co-creating programs, securing needed resources, and overseeing strate...see more

Adjunct Professor

Georgetown University
7 years
Current position
Jan 2016 - Present
Georgetown University is the oldest and largest Catholic and Jesuit university in America. Georgetown today is a major student-centered, international research university, offering prog...see more

Senior Vice President

2 years
Oct 2013 - Oct 2015
- Provided strategic communications counsel and developed customized stakeholder engagement plans to drive innovation and improve sustainability outcomes - Conceived, created, and profe...see more

Senior Advisor, Secretary's Office of Global Partnerships

U.S. Department of State
2 years
May 2011 - Sep 2013
- Served as part of the office’s senior leadership providing analytical written advice and verbal briefings to State Department principals for assessing a range of policy choices and th...see more


Booz Allen Hamilton
4 years
Aug 2007 - May 2011
- Led client projects and built relationships with senior leadership of multinational corporations, foundations, nonprofits, governments, and other development aid agencies to grow the ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Professional Services
  • Public Sector & Regulatory


  • Business Strategy
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Capacity Building
  • International Development
  • International Relations
  • Human Rights
  • Economic Development
  • Policy Analysis
  • Foreign Policy
  • Impact Investing