Ivka is an accomplished investor with over two decades’ experience managing global and international equity portfolios, with significant expertise in sustainable and gender-lens investing. In 2018, CityWire ranked her the #3 female portfolio manager in the US and among the top 20 female managers in the world. Before co-founding Promethos, Ivka was lead portfolio manager of international strategies at Boston Advisors, where she launched and managed a top-ranked Social Values international fund. Prior to joining Boston Advisors, Ivka was a senior portfolio manager at Pax World Management, where she managed the Pax World International Fund and the Pax World Global Women’s Equality Fund. She also ran international and global portfolios at State Street Global Advisors and Baring Asset Management, and was a global equity analyst at Independence Investments and at Putnam Investments. Early in her career, Ivka worked as a management consultant at Arthur D. Little in the U.S., Latin America, and Europe, including three years in Prague working on Czech privatization projects. Ivka earned a B.A. degree in biology from Harvard University, a Master’s degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and an M.B.A from INSEAD. She currently serves on the boards of the Boston Economic Club, United Planet, and American Boronite Corporation.