Thomas Ferré

“No impact without money. No purpose for money without impact.”

Main area of expertise: Customer acquisition strategies, fundraising, growth strategies

Secondary area of expertise: Social services, including long-term care, integrated care and community care

Thomas is a French national part of the EIF’s Mandate Management/NPI Equity team where he works with EU Member States’ NPIs to design and implement private equity and venture capital investment funds. For over 15 years, Thomas has been working on growth strategies as an investor and as an advisor, and has been mentoring and helping accelerating start-ups for over 10 years. During his 12 years in private equity, he ultimately led a $100m impact private equity fund, investing and managing companies on four continents. Thomas also founded an award-winning circular economy start-up in New York, and was a founding investor in the world’s largest rooftop farm.