Krisztina Tora is Chief Market Development Officer of the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG). She supports the development of the global impact ecosystem, by working with nearly 70 countries around the world. In each country, she advises governments and financial institutions on how to accelerate capital flows to benefit people and planet, through driving policy change, catalysing new impact funds and other market building initiatives.
Prior to GSG, Krisztina co-founded and led the Global Social Entrepreneurship Network (GSEN), the global network of organisations supporting early-stage social entrepreneurs, working in 70 countries globally, supporting nearly 5000 social entrepreneurs every year, and benefitting to more than 2,5 million people around the world.
Krisztina has always been passionate about creating social impact. Until 2013, Krisztina was Director at Be-linked, leading strategy consultancy dedicated to creating partnerships between multinationals and NGOs or social enterprises. Previously she was International Projects Manager at Veolia, a global utilities company. She holds an MBA from ESSEC Business School in Paris, speaks French, Hungarian, English, and Spanish fluently, and has skills in German and Portuguese.