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Frank's Friday

Friday 1 December 2023
17:00 - 20:00 in Amsterdam

Once a month, PYM co-founder Frank van Beuningen hosts a get-together at his home in Amsterdam to bring wealth holders together. Each month there is a speaker who introduces a new topic worth exploring.

These meetings are open only to invited private investors.

The theme for Friday 1 December is 'The mystery of impact, finding new pathways in a world dominated by finance.’

For the next 4 Fridays with Frank until Impact Days (April 14 &15, 2024), we are hosting speakers who can give a taste of this year's theme "From ancient wisdom to future generations."

The guest speaker on December 1st at 18:00 will be Marilou van Golstein Brouwers.

With her long experience at Triodos Investment Management, multiple board seats, and as a supporter of many impact investing initiatives, she is the wise person to speak about "how to unlock the financial system.

Marilou van Golstein Brouwers

Marilou van Golstein Brouwers is an international entrepreneurial impact investment banker with 30+ years of experience in values-driven business and banking and extensive international board experience. Her focus and expertise is impact investing in a broad range of sectors including inclusive finance, food and agriculture, and renewable energy, whereby she promotes and influences how money can work for lasting, positive change.

Since April 2020 Marilou has her own company, Liberating Money and she is active in different non-executive board and advisory roles.
She is a member of the Board of Directors of the GIIN, Chair of the Supervisory Board of B Lab Europe, Chair of Microfinance institution Qredits in the Netherlands, member of the Advisory Board Responsible Investments of PGGM, Chair of the Supervisory Board of BRAC International Foundation, Chair of the Supervisory Board of BRAC International Holdings BV, Chair of Triodos Foundation, member of the Supervisory Board of InvestNL and one of We-Fi’s Leadership Champions housed in the World Bank.

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Who is Frank?

Frank is one of the founding fathers of impact investing in Europe after he first learned about it in the United States in the early 1990s. He has now a more than 30-year track record of investing his capital for good.
In 1994, he started Pymwymic, the “Put Your Money Where Your Meaning is Community” with European wealth holders who invest with impact. Since then, Pymwymic has helped to bring hundreds of family investors towards impact, and as a community helped to fund 50+ companies such as Ben & Jerry’s and
Frank has launched many other initiatives to develop impact investing in Europe. He is a founding member of SVN-Europe and a long-term member of Investor’s Circle. He serves on several international boards.
He continues to Put His Money Where His Mouth Is, as investor and advisor in multiple impact enterprises and initiatives. His passion is sailing and he loves nature.

What is PYM

PYM is an independent foundation that connects and guides wealth owners to invest their capital consciously for a better world. We are a peer-to-peer community of families, philanthropists, individual investors, family offices, and foundations.
We believe in the power of money as a force for good. That is why we promote listed and non-listed impact investing. You can invest successfully in businesses, directly or through funds, that have a purpose beyond profit.

We focus on investors in the Benelux, but we welcome everyone who shares our goals to join us.

*The content of this event does not constitute professional and/or financial advice but is intended to give you a flavour of what is out there in this field. 


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