Yunus Social Business
Bastian is Director of Investor Relations & Global Partnerships Yunus Social Business (YSB). In his role, he is building bridges between investors, institutional partners and exceptional social entrepreneurs in emerging economies.
Furthermore, he is responsible for the "results-based finance" portfolio of YSB. Yunus Social Business was co-founded by Peace Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus with the mission to finance social businesses serving the bottom of the pyramid. Prior to YSB, Bastian helped to shape the pro bono ecosystem in Germany as co-founder of a social business where he built partnerships with companies, foundations and other key players in the social impact space. He has experience in international development as an advisor for SMEs in Sub-Sahara Africa and worked in microfinance in Latin America.