Triodos Investment Management, the globally active impact investor and full subsidiary of Triodos Bank, has appointed Shawn Westcott as Investor Relations Manager for the Nordics. In this role he will join Triodos Investment Management’s Business Development and Investor Relations Team. This appointment is in line with Triodos Investment Management’s strategic aim to broaden its international distribution strategy by adding new European markets to its network.

Shawn Westcott has over nine years of experience in the impact investing industry. In his last position before joining Triodos Investment Management, he worked as Head of Nordic Business Development for Swiss-based BlueOrchard. He previously co-founded the first impact investing network in the Nordics, in partnership with US-based Toniic. He has also worked in Business Development for SOCAP Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) and is a founding member of the Swedish National Advisory Board for Impact Investing.

Shawn holds a MSc in Strategic Leadership toward Sustainability from the Blekinge Institute of Technology in Sweden (2008) and a BA in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh (2001). He resides in Stockholm.