Shuaib A. Siddiqui serves as the director of impact investing at the Surdna Foundation, where he manages Surdna’s impact investing portfolio, leading an effort to better align the foundation’s investment policies and practices with its mission. He works with the program teams to investigate ways to realize both social and financial returns through program- and mission-related investing.
Prior to Surdna, Shuaib spent nine years at Acumen, where he most recently was the director of global portfolio. Acumen, an impact investing pioneer, raises charitable donations and investor capital to invest in companies, leaders, and ideas that are changing the way the world tackles poverty.
Prior to Acumen, Shuaib was an analyst at Citadel Investment Group, a hedge fund based in Chicago. Prior to that, he was an assistant vice president at Merrill Lynch. He holds a BA in economics from New York University.