Rodney Schwartz


Founder & CEO – ClearlySo

Rodney Schwartz is the Founder and CEO of ClearlySo, which raises impact investment for businesses, funds and charities, and which runs the UK’s first impact-focused investing network, Clearly Social Angels.

Rodney’s background was a senior equities and investment banker with UBS, Lehman and Paribas, before transitioning into venture capital and founding ClearlySo. He currently advises leading UK businesses focused on social impact (including HCT Group and the Ethical Property Company), lectures at the Said Business School (Oxford) and at NIT (Hamburg, Germany), and is Chair of Spacehive. He has published papers on social finance and “3D” investing, where investor decisions account for the three dimensions of risk, return and impact.