Profile
Bertrand Gacon

Bertrand GACON

PROGRAMME CO-DIRECTOR
Co-Founder and CEO at Impaakt.
Head of Impact Office, Lombard Odier Investment Managers

Bertrand started his career in the Investment Banking arm of BNP Paribas in 1997 in Singapore, before joining the Wealth Management business line in Paris. In 2003, Bertrand moved to Geneva where he created the Responsible Investments offering of the French bank, designing innovative investment solutions for the bank’s clients. In 2011, Bertrand joined Lombard Odier, as Head of Responsible and Impact Investing, a capacity that led him to create different investment strategies with a specific focus on Development Finance and Green Bonds.

Bertrand is also the co-founder and CEO of IMPAAKT, a social business that uses a collaborative approach to measure the impact that businesses have on the world.

Bertrand has received a master's degree in international finance from Skema Business School.

Areas of expertise: Impact Investing, Sustainable & Responsible Investments, Impact Measurement