AVPN is building the ecosystem for social investors with an active presence in South Korea - from foundations and impact funds to corporations, intermediaries and beyond
One of the most developed economies in Asia, South Korea is also a leader in innovative social finance. Corporate giving and ESG compliance have become entrenched in the country.
South Korea has the most developed social economy in Asia, supported by the government, corporates and local impact investors. It is the first Asian country to have a dedicated legal structure for social enterprises. Download the report to access South Korea's social investment landscape.Download this report Explore the Interactive Toolkit
Team leader, Investment Team, Social Enterprise DivisionSK Happiness Foundation
Impact Investment ManagerSK Happiness Foundation
DirectorThe Circle Foundation
ManagerThe Circle Foundation
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