Amy Bell is vice president in J.P. Morgan’s Social Finance business unit, which provides financial services to the growing market for impact investments, meaning those investments made with intent to generate impact alongside a financial return. Bell manages the group’s principal investment portfolio, which seeks to earn a reasonable rate of return alongside of achieving positive impact on low-income and excluded populations around the world. Deals completed to date include investments in MicroVest II, LeapFrog Financial Inclusion Fund, IGNIA, Bridges Social Entrepreneurs Fund, and the African Agricultural Capital Fund.
Prior to joining Social Finance, Bell worked for several years for J.P. Morgan in the Investment Bank’s Mergers and Acquisitions group and the Consumer/Retail Coverage group. In addition, she worked in Financial Advisory Services for Deloitte where she specialized in forensic accounting.
Bell holds a Bachelors of Business Administration and Masters in Professional Accounting from The University of Texas at Austin and is fluent in Spanish.