Program speakers


Victoria Adams

Managing Director

Victoria Adams is Managing Director at For Purpose Investment Partners, a not-for-profit investment manager with a focus on achieving social impact combined with appropriate risk-adjusted economic returns. For Purpose Investment Partners recently reached first close on its Social Impact Fund I of $67 million.

Victoria has over 18 years’ experience across investment and corporate advisory, including nine years in ESG focused finance. Victoria was an Executive Director for Pollination, having previously been Head of Social Infrastructure in the Investment Team at the Clean Energy Finance Corporation. Victoria has significant corporate finance and investment banking experience gained from roles at Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, and Macquarie Capital, which she joined after starting her career as a Civil Engineer.

Victoria holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and a Masters of Commerce from the University of New South Wales, and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.