Olympia De Castro
Co-Founder & Partner, Strategy & Investments,
Community Investment Management
Olympia De Castro is Co-Founder and Partner of Community Investment Management (CIM), an institutional impact investment manager that provides strategic debt financing to scale and demonstrate responsible innovation in lending to underserved borrowers in the United States. In this role she focuses on strategy and investments for the Firm. Mrs. De Castro brings 18 years of experience in the financial services industry where she held roles at several private investment and advisory firms. While at Louis Berger Group, Mrs. De Castro provided financial advisory to multilaterals and governments on infrastructure and development projects. At the International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank, she worked under the Global SME Banking group and focused of improving global access to finance for small and medium enterprises. Prior to that, Mrs. De Castro held roles at Goldman Sachs and Bank of America, under the investment banking, private wealth and merchant banking divisions. Mrs. De Castro received a M.I.A in Economic and Political Development from Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs and a B.A. in Finance from the University of Miami.