Amanda is a co-founder of Impact Generation Partners, which invests in, supports and advises enterprises that deliver social and/or environmental returns as well as financial returns. Amanda is committed to building the impact investing ecosystem alongside the philanthropic sector in Australia. Amanda is Co Chair of Philanthropy Australia. She is a Board member of Impact Investing Australia and was Deputy Chair of the Federal Government's Social Impact Investing Taskforce’s Expert Panel.
Amanda holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Law (Honours) from Monash University and started her career practicing corporate law at Allens. She then moved into the philanthropic sector working with not-for-profit organisations and in philanthropic services, assisting intergenerational families and individuals to engage in strategic giving.
Amanda was involved in founding and then chairing Kids in Philanthropy and was part of the Nexus Australia Summit Committee for a number of years. A past staff member and Board member of Australians Investing In Women, Amanda is proud to have supported and invested in a number of for-purpose enterprises founded or co-founded by women.