Krisztina Tora is Chief Market Development Officer of the Global Steering Group for Impact Investment (GSG). Since 2017, she and her team have been supporting the development of the global impact ecosystem. By working with countries through their National Advisory Boards, as well as newer countries wanting to join the GSG, she contributes to accelerating capital flows to create impact. She works with nearly 50 countries around the world to drive policy change, educate the finance industry, catalyse impact funds and run market building initiatives.
Prior to GSG, Krisztina co-founded and led the Global Social Entrepreneurship Network (GSEN). GSEN is 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 French strategy consultancy dedicated to create shared value and core business partnerships between multinational companies 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.