Our investment focus is centred around three broad impact pillars which cover economic empowerment, access to basic goods & services, and environmental protection
Nature Conservation / Tanzania
Lodges, camps and safaris delivering meaningful benefits to employees, communities and nature
Food & Other Basics, Mobility & Logistics / Kenya
Copia Global is a consumer catalog order and delivery system for nonperishable and durable goods serving people in Kenya’s rural villages.
Other Basics / Kenya
Moko serves the rising African mass market by delivering high-quality and affordable home furnishings at scale.
Sustainable Aquaculture / Mexico
Omega Azul Seafood
Omega Azul offers premium quality fresh and frozen seafood products sustainably raised in the pristine waters of Baja California Sur.
Healthcare / Kenya
Penda is the largest chain of affordable outpatient medical centres in Nairobi, Kenya.
Internet / Kenya
POA delivers affordable premium internet to homes and businesses in underserved urban communities.
WASH / Kenya
Sanergy is a circular economy business containing, collecting and converting organic waste into high-value agricultural inputs.
Energy / Mexico, India, and East Africa
Sistema.bio fabricates and sells a patented high-quality biodigester system and promotes education and capacity building. High-efficiency biodigesters transform organic waste into renewable biogas.
SME, Manufacturing, Communications, Health, Education / Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya
Ascent Capital Africa
Nairobi-based Ascent Capital is a private equity firm that specialises in growth investments in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in East Africa. Ascent focuses on improving operational efficiencies and environmental and social standards across its portfolio.
Environmental Protection / Latin America
EcoEnterprises Fund helps drive growth in expanding sectors such as sustainable agriculture, agro-forestry ecotourism, with a focus on small businesses in Latin America.
SME/Microfinance, Mobility & Logistics, Financial Services, Market Access / Sub-Saharan Africa
Goodwell Investments is a pioneering investment firm focused on financial inclusion, fintech and inclusive growth in sectors providing basic goods and services and income generation opportunities to the underserved.
Healthcare, Financial Services, SME/Microfinance / Global
Leapfrog aims to open the gates of the capital markets for high-growth businesses – bringing large-scale capital to drive rapid impact on billions of lives. The fund is interested in both scale and diversification and is focused on building big businesses that succeed and endure.
SME/Microfinance, WASH, Market Access, Energy / Global
MCE Social Capital
MCE is a non-profit impact investing firm that uses a pioneering loan guarantee model to generate economic opportunities for women and families in underserved communities throughout the developing world.
Healthcare, WASH, Mobility & Logistics / East and West Africa
Novastar Ventures invests in exceptional entrepreneurs creating and growing breakthrough businesses with high impact in East and West Africa.
Environmental Protection, Healthcare / Europe
Rubio Impact Ventures
Rubio Impact Ventures invests in early / growth stage social enterprises in Europe within three thematic areas: circular solutions, people power, and healthy living.
SME/Microfinance / Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, Latin America, Eastern Europe
Triodos Investment Management
Triodos provides debt and equity to financial institutions, contributing to the development of a financial inclusion sector in emerging countries in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America.