Brian Weinberg, Global Operations Director of Nexus
served on the investment team at MicroVest investing over USD 40 million in debt/equity investments across seven countries in Latin America.
On the operations & strategy side, he
consulted for several early stage companies, family foundations, and a Fortune 500 financial technology firm.
is passionate about impact investing, social entrepreneurship, and conscious living with specific expertise in business development, financial modeling, operational efficiencies, and social media experiences.
also likes to start things.
He founded Justgood.org; a marketplace that connects conscious products with consumers and influences buying behaviors to support a vision for a better world.
writes for the Huffington Post
and CSRwire in addition to hosting GAMECHANGERS; a thought leader interview series designed to push a constructive dialogue forward on how to grow the good economy.
Brian has been awarded a number of fellowships and awards after graduating with Summa Cum Laude honors in Finance (BBA) and Spanish (BA) from University of North Texas; including the Ashoka Youth Venture Ambassadorship & Grantee, Clinton Global Initiative U Grantee, Starting Bloc Fellowship (Boston 2010), Sandbox Fellowship, and the Opportunity Collaboration Cordes Fellowship.
During college, he
published an Honors thesis on for profit versus nonprofit microfinance and received awards ranging from UNT's Rhodes Scholarship nomination to Finance Student of the Year.
is fluent in Spanish.