Aine Kelly

Impact Management Project

Aine is currently an independent Impact Consultant, her primary role over the past year being that of a retained consultant working with the Bridges+ team at the Impact Management Project. She resigned her position as Head of Financial Sector and Investor Engagement at Big Society Capital which she held from 2013-2016 to facilitate her move to Ireland. She spent the previous four years at Barclays Wealth as a private banker working with High Net Worth and Key Clients. Prior to that she worked for 16 years in Investment Banking, at Kleinwort Benson, J. P. Morgan and Citigroup.

Aine has a wide experience of introducing new public equity investment opportunities to Financial Investors and has covered UK, European and Asian equity markets. Aine has worked in London, New York and Zurich.

Aine holds an MSc in Finance from LSE, an MA in Business Studies from Trinity College Dublin and MCSI membership. Aine has qualified as a yoga teacher and was previously a trustee on the board of a yoga charity for children with special needs. She was a board member of the Triodos New Horizon Ltd Social Impact Bond, chaired the UK Investment and Contract Readiness Fund (ICRF) and was a Board member of ClearlySo on behalf of BSC. Aine is currently a member of QBE’s Classification of Social Investment committee and since November 2016 has been a Non-executive Director of Impax Environmental Markets plc