Associate, Design Funding
Maureen Nakamura is an Associate within the Design Funding team at Convergence. Prior to joining Convergence, she worked in the impact investment space for over 2 years in Sub-Saharan Africa. She launched an impact investment facilitation platform in Ghana during her fellowship with Engineers Without Borders Canada, before joining Injaro Investments, a fund manager in Cote d’Ivoire, as an Investment Analyst, where she helped launch an agricultural impact fund. Maureen has also lived in Kenya, where she supported a coffee project that empowers smallholder farmers. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Windsor, while also completing a double concentration in Finance and Entrepreneurship & Strategy. She speaks English, French and Japanese.