Scarlet Placzek

Scarlet is part of the PE Investment Solutions team at Unigestion where she supports the strategy development and setup of a dedicated climate fund vehicle in the Private Equity space. This includes amongst other strategy and impact reporting implementation and ensuring adherence to regulatory frameworks. She also contributes to ESG reporting for primary, secondary and direct co-investment funds as well as supporting incoming investor requests.
Prior to joining Unigestion, Scarlet was part of the Business Development Team at BlueOrchard in Zurich, where she advised private and institutional investors on impact investment funds in the space of microfinance, smart-farming private equity and sustainable listed debt.
Scarlet started her career at SUSI Partners, a leading fund manager financing sustainable energy infrastructure projects across OECD. She was part of the Sales & Investor Relations Team where she supported fundraising activities and setup of clean energy vehicles such as renewable energy, energy efficiency and energy storage funds. During her time with SUSI, she also implemented processes to measure environmental KPIs, produced regular investor reporting and contributed to White Paper publications on sustainable infrastructure trends.
Scarlet holds an MSc in Environment & Development from the London School of Economics and spends her free time in the Swiss mountains or supporting animal shelters that take care of homeless dogs.

 

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