Hanna-Riitta Kurittu is a Senior Consultant at Enact, based in Helsinki, Finland.
Throughout her international career she has worked with corporate sustainability, sustainable development and human rights. Initially, she was engaged with impact investing and launching a funding scheme for responsible investments in emerging markets. Thereafter, as a consultant for multiple years, she was involved with designing and implementing long-term development programmes in Africa and Asia, with regular assignments and monitoring visits in countries such as Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia and Vietnam. Her special focus has been on economic, private sector, and value chain development and on fund management programmes advising and financing private businesses’ social and environmental innovations. She has lived and worked in Cambodia and rural Kenya, and gets most excited in human-centered stakeholder engagement and participatory impact assessments.
Hanna-Riitta joins Enact from a social impact company specialized in applying design thinking to advance social equality and health rights. She holds two Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees both in Social Sciences (Political Science) and in Business Administration (Knowledge Management and Leadership).