Mauricio Rodriguez

Impact Investing, Venture Capital, and Social Innovation in London, United Kingdom

Mauricio Rodriguez

Impact Investing, Venture Capital, and Social Innovation in London, United Kingdom

Mauricio co-leads impact investing at Barclays Wealth and Investment Management. He was instrumental in the development of Barclays' behavioural framework for Impact Investing, a psychometric algorithm and profiling tool that helps clients embarking in the journey of achieving a balance between financial returns and social objectives through their Wealth; The development of a framework to integrate impact considerations across the entire investment process at Barclays Wealth; as well as the launch of their Multi-Impact Growth Fund.

This work has been recognised by the UK Cabinet Office’s Social Investment Awards 2016 for Market Building, by Investment Week’s Sustainable Investment Awards with a highly commended award for research & methodology innovation in 2016 (Investment process framework) and with an award for best fund & portfolio product innovation in 2017 (Barclays Multi-Impact Growth Fund).

Mauricio joined Barclays in 2010 to support the growth of the equity capital markets business at the Investment Bank. He was a key contributor in the project management, structuring and execution of multiple transactions in the UK and EU, including some high profile IPOs in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors. Prior to this he was a relationship manager for structured products at J.P.Morgan. He started his working life as an entrepreneur, co-founding and running various businesses.

Mauricio is a trustee and member of the board of Children Change Colombia, a UK based charity supporting vulnerable children in Colombia and holds a BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering from EAFIT University, a MBA from Bournemouth University and is an alumni of the Impact Investing Programme from Said Business School at University of Oxford.

  • Work
    • Barclays Wealth
  • Education
    • Saïd Business School
    • Bournemouth University