Logan Yonavjak

Logan Yonavjak
Consultant and Freelance Writer
Yale School of Management, MBA, 2016 Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Master of Forestry, 2016

Logan is an independent consultant in regenerative investments, with a particular focus in investmentscreening, due diligence, and impact measurement for conservation finance and environmentalmarkets related investment opportunities. She has worked with a variety of investment firms on a suite of projects ranging from ESG product development, the development of social and environmental impact metrics methodologies, and a variety of renewable energy and conservation finance deals. She formerly served as Sector Manager & Analyst at CREO Syndicate. She has also worked at Morgan Stanley's Institute for Sustainable Investing, Align Impact, and the Yale Investments Office. Logan received her B.A. with Distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Logan is a Startingbloc Fellow, a Property and Environment Research (PERC) Fellow and a Kinship Fellow. Logan is also a freelance writer for Ashoka Changemakers, Forbes, ImpactAlpha, and Nextbillion. Logan received her Masters in Forestry and MBA (with a concentration in Asset Management) from Yale in 2016. 

Authored Articles

Environmental Impact Bonds Pay for Performance

Pay for Performance (PFP) Bonds, also known as Pay for Success Bonds or Social Benefit Bonds, have been gaining significant traction during the past several years as a way to entice private capital to help address challenging social problems. Now, a group called Blue Forest Conservation is exploring the nation’s first environmentally-focused impact bond.