Geoff is the Managing Partner of Cicero Impact Capital and leads overall strategy as well as fundraising and the deal process. He is also a Partner at Cicero Group; Chairman of the board of Align17, a UBS-sponsored impact investing platform for institutional and high net worth investors; and an Advisor at MIT Solve and Summit Fellows.
Prior to Cicero Capital, Geoff spent five years helping the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints establish self-reliance training programs in 120 countries and leading the Perpetual Education Fund, a higher-education loan fund operating in 90 countries. He was previously the President & CEO of Unitus, one of the first commercial investors in microfinance, and co-founder of Unitus Equity Fund (now Elevar Equity). He has been named an “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst & Young, an “Entrepreneurial Thought Leader” by Stanford University, and a” Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum. He has founded, co-founded or advised 25 start-ups and investment funds, sat on 12 boards and helped over 75 million people work their way out of poverty.
He earned degrees from Brigham Young and Harvard University.