Who We Are

The ImpactAssets team brings several decades of experience in impact investing, innovative financial services, philanthropy and wealth management.

Gerhard Pries

Gerhard is the Founder, Managing Partner, and Chief Executive Officer of Sarona Asset Management Inc. and the Sarona funds.  He is also Founding Director and Vice-Chairman of MicroVest General Partner Holdings, and Investment Committee member and Chairman of several MicroVest funds.

He previously served as CFO of MEDA, Founding Chairman of MicroCap Capital Management and Latin America Challenge Investment Fund, Founding Director of International Association of Micro Finance Investors, and as Director of numerous companies in the financial services and agribusiness industries. He cut his teeth equally at PricewaterhouseCoopers and at the feet of Mother Teresa. Gerhard is fluent in German and English with working skills in Spanish.