Melbourne Family Foundations Peer Network: Impact Investing

Thu, 20 Jul 2023 12:00pm - 01:30pm AEST Melbourne, VIC

We will share details on the launch of the Foundations Group for Impact Investing (FGII) and how you can get involved.

We’ll also delve into discussions on the various ways Family Foundations are currently involved in impact investing and the outcomes they have achieved. We aim to have you leaving the event with practical tips for those who are new to this field, to help you get started on your impact investing journey.


Adam Ognall, Executive Director Engagement, Philanthropy Australia 

Adam has two decades of leadership experience in philanthropy and social change. Prior to joining Philanthropy Australia, Adam was Deputy CEO of UK Sustainable Investment and Finance (UKSIF), the mission-driven peak body committed to growing responsible and sustainable finance, leading their member services and developing their impact investment workstream.

Sarah Buckley – CEO, Trawalla Foundation

Sarah has over 15 years of leadership experience in the corporate and not for profit sectors, focused on social innovation and investment. Alongside her work for Trawalla Foundation, Sarah consults to a range of companies and social sector organisations. Current advisory board roles include People Measures, Reach Enterprises and SVA’S Diversified Impact Fund.