Impact intern for an impact investment company - Genève

Genève, Suisse
Posted on 04-14-2019


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Quadia is a pioneer investment manager focusing on allocating private and institutional wealth into investment strategies that create positive social and environmental impact.


Founded in 2010 in Switzerland, Quadia has invested and actively manages a diversified portfolio of nearly USD 180 million in more than 40 companies, projects, and funds. 


Through impact investing across all asset classes, we provide financing to companies and funds. We finance the solutions that contribute to the creation of a regenerative economy.


We actively support and coach investees to further scale up their business models and their impact creation. By using the regenerative economy as a framework, we help to enable an economic system that can meet human and social needs within the means of one planet, achieving growth, autonomy, resilience and efficiency.


Our team has decades of expertise in sustainability, circular economy and impact investing. Through a broad network we have created a proprietary dealflow to source exceptional investment opportunities. Our expertise helps portfolio businesses and fund managers to further advance their business models and improve their impact footprint.


Our clients are private individuals, institutions and leading family offices inspired by our impact strategy.


Our investees - companies and funds - are innovative, first-movers and high-growth players that are reinventing key sectors.


At the heart of Quadia are our core values of integrity, authenticity and intention, inspiration, collaboration, and respect to living beings and nature.



Quadia as a pioneer impact finance company, we are strongly committed to integrating impact into all steps of our investment activities. Quadia is looking to bring an intern into the team for an unpaid 3- to 4-month internship in our Geneva office.  As an intern focused on impact analysis, you will play an active role in collecting and analyzing data across our impact criteria for our portfolio companies.  You will contribute to the continued development of our proprietary tool, built to assess the impact performance of investments, working closely with our investment professionals across the investment process.

As an Intern, Impact Analysis and Reporting your main tasks will be the following:

Data collection, data analysis and reporting across the portfolio, in collaboration with investees and colleagues.

Assessing trends, thought leadership and best practice in impact measures and related topics, for building and expanding knowledge of external developments in terms of ESG approaches / impact / sustainability.

Communication of impact for the portfolio, developing impact cases and contribution to impact reporting.


Advanced University degree (or currently underway) or in finance, business, sustainability or similar profile.

Creativity to assist in storytelling on impact, strong ability to communicate verbally and in written formats in English, other languages an asset.

Ability to set priorities, effectively utilize available resources, identify and address problems, and meet deadlines.

Attention to detail.

Support Quadia values of integrity, authenticity and intention, inspiration, collaboration, and respect to living beings and nature.