Roberta Bove is Senior Manager of the Private Sector & Investment team at the Clean Cooking Alliance. She joins the Alliance from Palladium, where she was Senior Investment Manager in the impact investing asset management team, focused on direct investing in Sub-Saharan African agribusiness and off-grid solar SMEs, leading the investment process from deal origination, due diligence and deal execution, to portfolio management. She had supported the development of Palladium's investment strategy since inception in addition to her role on the pricing-finance team. Prior to Palladium, Roberta spent seven years in various financial roles including business plan assessment, valuations, post M&A work, as well as private equity portfolio valuation working for Duff & Phelps and PwC. She brings extensive experience in impact investing, international development, corporate finance, and valuations. Roberta is fluent in English, Italian and Spanish, and holds an MSc with honours in Corporate Finance from the Bocconi University in Milan.