Hope joined HCAP Partners in May 2009. Hope participates in the origination and analysis of new investment opportunities, investment due diligence, deal underwriting, and investment monitoring. He has also led the development of HCAP Partners impact investing initiatives and has been a key contributor to the firm’s recognition as an Impact Assets Top 50 fund for three years running.
Prior to joining HCAP Partners, Hope worked as an Analyst at the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe where he was involved in economic policy formulation, lending due diligence for export ventures receiving funding through the Export Support Facility under the Exchange Control Division. Before that he spent a year interning at First Mutual Limited, the second-largest life insurance and money manager in Zimbabwe.
Hope earned an International MBA from the University of San Diego and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and banking from the University of Zimbabwe.
Hope is currently a board observer or actively involved in RJE International, Reno Assisted Living, Cubex, PriMetrica, Michael’s Bakery Products, and CNC Data.