Hannah Wheatley Appointed as Associate Director Business Development Europe at Acumen


Hannah Wheatley Appointed as Associate Director Business Development Europe at Acumen

(September 2020) Bridge Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Hannah Wheatley as Associate Director Business Development Europe, at Acumen.

Acumen is changing the way the world tackles poverty by investing patient capital in businesses whose products and services are enabling the poor to transform their lives. Founded in 2001, Acumen has invested more than $125 million in 96 companies across Africa, Latin America, South Asia and the United States, while also developing a global community of emerging leaders with the knowledge, skills and determination to create a more inclusive world.

Hannah was most recently Investor Relations Lead at Founders Pledge. Previously, she was a founding director at the charity One Family, leading global partnerships, programmes and campaigns, and has worked for over a decade in the social impact sector
In this role, she will be

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FBMM Ups Jason Leiss To Associate Business Manager



NASHVILLE-based business management firm FBMM has promoted JASON LEISS to Associate Business Manager, where he will work with SCOTTY MCCREERY, JOHN HIATT, TENILLE TOWNES and SAM HUNT. LEISS joined FBMM in 2010 and was upped to Account Executive in 2012. In 2015, he qualified for Account Manager status and in 2018, achieved the requirements for Senior Account Manager. 

“JASON epitomizes the ethos of FBMM,” said company co-owner DAVID BOYER. “He brings incredible energy, passion, focus, intelligence and wisdom to bear in providing invaluable guidance and oversight of the huge variety of both business and personal and logistical and financial issues modern musical artists contend with, all with a huge dose of empathy and compassion, and all while maintaining a wonderful sense of humor and modesty.”

“Being involved in the industry as a musician sparked my hunger to serve artists in the music

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