Climate Fund Managers: Lindsey Ord

Lindsey Ord has been the chief financial officer at Climate Fund Managers since December 2018.

Lindsey has 20 years’ experience in private equity fund management, specifically in financial and risk management and end-to-end transaction design and implementation. 

Prior to becoming CFO, Lindsey served as the head of Structuring and Finance and head of operations at CFM respectively. Before joining CFM, she served as interim chief operating officer for Capital Eye Investments, head of operations for African Infrastructure Investment Managers, finance business partner at Old Mutual Plc, and finance manager at OMIGSA and Catalyst Asset Management respectively. 

She has a Masters degree in Business Leadership from UNISA and a B.Com degree in Economics and Accounting from the University of Cape Town. 

Work
2018 - Present    Chief Financial Officer, Climate Fund Managers
2014 - Present    Private Equity Operations Consultant, Lindsey Ord Consulting
2017 - 2018         Head of Structuring and Finance, Climate Fund Managers
2017 - 2017         Head of Operations, Climate Fund Managers
2016 - 2016         Private Equity Fund Accounting and Administration, SAVCA
2015 - 2016         Interim Chief Operating Officer, Capital Eye Investments
2009 - 2014         Head of Operations, African Infrastructure Investment Managers
2009 - 2009         Finance Business Partner, Old Mutual Plc
2001 - 2008         Finance Manager, OMIGSA
1998 - 2001         Finance Manager, Catalyst Asset Management

Education
1999 - 2001         Masters in Business Leadership, UNISA
1991 - 1994         B.Com, Economics and Accounting, UCT

About Climate Fund Managers: Climate Fund Managers (CFM) is a specialist fund manager dedicated to securing a sustainable future through impactful investing.

They are jointly owned by the Development Bank of the Netherlands, FMO, and South African infrastructure investment business, Sanlam InfraWorks - part of the Sanlam Group.