Karim Harji

POSITION: Course Convenor


Karim Harji brings over a decade of international experience in impact measurement and evaluation, particularly for impact investing, social finance, and social enterprise. He is a Senior Fellow with the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, and Programme Director of the Oxford Impact Measurement Programme at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. He is an Associate Fellow at the Saïd Business School, where he also teaches in the Oxford Impact Investing and Social Finance executive education programmes, and has designed and taught executive programs and workshops on evaluating impact investing in Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Germany and Canada.

Karim was previously a co-founder and Director at Purpose Capital, where he established and led its Impact Investing Advisory practice, and an Advisor to the Rockefeller Foundation on social impact measurement. He co-authored the strategic assessment of the Rockefeller Foundation’s Impact Investing Initiative, and the global market review, “Accelerating Impact: Achievements, Challenges and What’s Next in Building the Impact Investing Industry”.