Impact Investing

Charly Kleissner

Co-Founder, KL Felicitas Foundation, Social-Impact International, Toniic & ‘100% Impact Network’

Dr. Charly Kleissner is an impact investor. He believes that the deeper meaning of wealth is to make a positive contribution to humanity and the planet. He sees impact investing not as an intellectual exercise, but as an expression of who he really is.

Dr. Kleissner serves on the Advisory Board of the Global Hub Company (, and as Board Director and Chairman of the Investment Committee of ImpactAssets (

Dr. Kleissner has over twenty years of experience as a senior technology executive in Silicon Valley companies like NeXT and Ariba. Dr. Kleissner earned his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Technology, Vienna.