Jenni Zietsch


Jenni has over five years’ experience working across the impact investing spectrum with specialist expertise in impact measurement and management. As a Senior Consultant in impact services, she helps private equity, debt and venture capital clients understand, measure and improve their impact.

Jenni previously worked for Brightlight Impact, an Australian investment management firm delivering investment and impact returns for institutional investors. She led work on impact investing strategies, client engagement, due diligence and impact measurement and management systems across multiple themes including affordable housing, women’s empowerment and healthcare. She has experience of multiple product types including listed and unlisted funds, blended finance vehicles and social impact bonds.

Prior to that, Jenni worked as a Research Analyst for the Austrialian pension fund Christian Super, a leading impact investor. She wrote the first impact report for Christian Super analysing the impact and financial performance of 200 underlying investments.

Jenni is passionate about helping clients integrate impact considerations into their investment strategy and scaling-up the impact investment market to help transform lives and achieve inclusive and sustainable development globally.

She holds a Bachelor of Commerce (majoring in finance) and a Bachelor of Engineering with first class honours. Her honours thesis examined renewable energy options in Papua New Guinea.