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Fast-tracking Gender Lens Investing: A practical approach

Rachel Murphy May 13, 2021

As gender lens investing matures, investors increasingly seek to move beyond passive investment approaches to actively support SMEs and accelerate the adoption of gender smart business practices. Technical assistance is a powerful tool for driving gender leadership in the region, but impact investors lack information on the tools and approaches to design and implement such programs. Learn from the field as investors and intermediaries share their practical experience.


About the Speakers:

These investors and capacity builders are pioneering gender-smart technical assistance programs. They can speak to how tailored interventions can effectively move the needle in supporting SMEs in Latin America to advance their gender practices while also improving their business performance.



Meta Themes

  • Equity & Inclusion

  • Impact Investing


Gender Lens Investing; Gender Smart Technical Assistance; Gender Smart Business

Purpose and Desired Outcome

Grow and share knowledge on the tools and approaches to design and implement gender-smart technical assistance, and discuss the benefits and lessons learned.


  • Allocators (Family Offices, HNW Individuals, Foundations)

  • Asset Managers

  • Intermediaries (Financial Advisers, Investment Bankers)

  • Accelerators & Incubators


  • NameMagali Lamyin
  • TitleManaging Director
  • OrganizationDeetken Impact
  • StatusConfirmed
  • NameStevie Smyth Valdez
  • TitleExecutive Director
  • OrganizationSVX Mexico
  • StatusConfirmed
  • NameRebecca Fries
  • TitleCEO and Co-Founder
  • OrganizationValue 4 Women
  • StatusConfirmed
  • NameCarmen Correa
  • TitleVP and COO
  • OrganizationPro Mujer
  • StatusConfirmed
  • NameChristine Roddy
  • TitleExecutive Director
  • OrganizationAlphaMundi
  • StatusConfirmed
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