Fanta NGom is the Senior Manager for the RFK Compass Investor Program supporting the content development and strategy of our work with more than 120 institutional investors and fund managers. In this role, Fanta also leads the RFK Compass Investor Conferences that gather investors, fiduciaries and other stakeholders to discuss ways to invest with consideration for human rights across the themes of diversity & financial inclusion, technology & information, and labor & supply chain.
Prior to joining Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, Fanta was a Global Product Marketer at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, providing marketing support, both onshore and offshore, for its Global Liquidity Business. In that role, Fanta helped to launch and build out marketing content for the Liquidity Team’s Ultra-Short Income Portfolio, which was the fastest-growing mutual fund in the U.S. in 2017. Due to the success of the fund, Fanta aided in the launch of a tax-exempt version of this fund in the U.S. as well as an offshore version, supporting marketing activities for launch and external promotions. Fanta was also the project manager for the development of marketing content for Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s ESG and Sustainable Investing efforts. She is the co-Founder of a developing nonprofit in Accra, Ghana, Protecting the Rights Of the Marginalized and Oppressed (PROMO), which seeks to address the stigma and discrimination associated with HIV/AIDS in Ghana, focusing on not only treatment and prevention, but also the socio-cultural factors that can affect an HIV positive woman's wellbeing.
Fanta holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from New York University and a Master of Public Health from George Washington University. She seeks to use her platform and expertise to address the mental and public health concerns that arise from human rights violations across the globe. Fanta loves to bake, travel, attend workout classes, practice self-care, and brunch on the weekends. She hopes to open a black-owned and led bakery in the near future.