Co-Founder, The Conduit
As Founder and Director of Regenerative Investment, Rowan has been an early adopter and promoter of mission related and impact investing. Both professionally and personally, his passions include cradle-to-cradle initiatives spanning renewable energy, infrastructure and food systems, alongside gender-lens investment and community building. He co-founded The Conduit - a catalytic platform for a diverse community tackling some of the most pressing challenges facing us today. The Conduit's 7 core themes include gender empowerment, climate change and sustainability, employment and economic opportunity, arts and culture, education and skills, health and nutrition, and justice and equality. Rowan has also led the development of a Family Office, working collaboratively on multi-generational family businesses and investments, as well as philanthropically supporting the environment, the arts, and the protection and empowerment of women and girls. Rowan received Le Grand Diplôme from Le Cordon Bleu in Paris. He studied Economics and Sustainable Development at Columbia University in NYC, with a focus on poverty and inequality in high income countries.