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In the VSECU Blog you'll find financial and lifestyle resources to help empower possibilities for your personal success.

Marco Vangelisti

Marco Vangelisti worked in finance for 20 years and in the investment management industry for the last six. A founding member of Slow Money, Marco serves on the leadership team of the Slow Money Northern California network. He is a 100% impact investor and shares his experience with direct Slow Money investment in order to help communities increase their capacity for local investing. Marco developed Essential Knowledge for Transition – a curriculum designed to give engaged citizens an understanding of the money and banking system, the economic system and the financial system and how we need to transform them. He speaks nationally as a guest lecturer and author.

By: Marco Vangelisti

May 18th, 2017

From Traditional Finance to Impact Investment

Local Investing | Investing in the Future

After years working in traditional finance, I woke up one day to the impact of my investment choices and my portfolio - now fortified with impact investments - hasn’t looked the same since. My conventional background began innocently enough. With a graduate degree in math and economics from the University of California in Berkeley, I began my career in a think tank, leading a movement that leveraged quantitative analysis to dial in on the smartest investments.

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