As an impact investor, you...
Intend to generate positive, measurable social and environmental impact alongside a financial return
Believe in the power of market-based, sustainable and scalable models with positive impact at the core
Recognize the economic opportunity and imperative of allocating your capital aligned with your values.
Impact investment has attracted a wide variety of investors:
Business angels & angel investors
Accelerators & incubators
Venture capital firms
Private Equity firms
Corporate investors & Corporate Venture Capital
Banks, government agencies and institutions
Other investors: private foundations, NGOs, religious institutions…
While making the world a better place, you face key challenges:
You need a massive deal flow of opportunities, including very early stage impact startups to invest in, across geographies, sectors, and asset classes
You need to anticipate and then measure the real impact of your investees, to prevent from the risks of “impact washing”.