Aavishkaar Venture Management Services

Aavishkaar Capital is the equity arm of The Aavishkaar Group which manages in excess of US$1 billion in AUM across equity and credit. The Group’s shareholders include TIAA-Nuveen, Shell Foundation, Triodos Bank and Dutch Entrepreneurial Development Bank. Aavishkaar Capital is one of the global pioneers in taking an entrepreneurship based approach to scaling businesses for […]

ABC World Asia Pte Ltd

ABC World Asia is a Singapore-headquartered and Asia-focused private equity fund dedicated to impact investing. We invest in companies that drive positive change by addressing the world’s most pressing challenges such as climate change, resource scarcity, and deepening inequality. Our investment themes include financial and digital inclusion, better health and education, climate and water solutions, […]

Acumen Investments

Patient Capital, Early stage investments, Access to expertise and post-investment support

ADB Ventures

ADB Ventures is the venture arm of the Asian Development Bank. We invest in bold technology startups solving the Asia’s biggest unsolved problems with a focus on tackling climate change and gender inequality. We back game-changing climate technology entrepreneurs across multiple rounds including seed, early and early-growth stage capital to help them scale up while […]

Addressing Energy Poverty in India

4 min read

CEO of Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation addresses limitations in India’s present ‘electrification’ situation, and how the Foundation leverages on alternative energy solutions, technology, and policy frameworks to overcome these issues.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency, also known as ADRA, is the global humanitarian arm of the Seventh-day Adventist church-part of the 20 million strong Adventist community, with hundreds of thousands of churches globally and the world’s largest integrated healthcare and education network. ADRA delivers relief and development assistance to individuals in more than 118 […]

AgFunder Asia Pte Ltd

AgFunder is one of the most active venture capital investors focused on global foodtech and agtech with offices in San Francisco, Singapore and New York. Our primary business model involves venture investment and asset management in agrifood technology. We are also the leading voice globally in agrifood technology development, investment and startup news through our […]

ALSiSAR IMPACT PVT LTD

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ALSiSAR IMPACT is a pioneer in the social entrepreneurship ecosystem and has been instrumental in building the ecosystem from the early stages 12 years ago. We are market leaders in South Asia in Transaction Advisory in impact investing and social enterprise landscape. Focus work includes: Due Diligence; CFO Advisory; Blended Finance; Legal documentation; Regulatory Advise; […]

ANGIN

ANGIN is the largest network of high-net-worth individuals in Indonesia who pool resources together to engage in early stage investment and mentoring.

Angin Investment Network

Supporting entrepreneurs at their earlier stages (Pre-seed to Series A), from different industries and models

APCO Worldwide

APCO Worldwide is an advisory and advocacy communications consultancy helping leading public and private sector organizations act with agility, and build organizational reputations, brands, relationships and solutions to succeed. APCO is an independent and majority women-owned business. Most importantly, we are a trusted partner to our clients. We help them anticipate, plan, execute and secure […]

APNIC Foundation

APNIC (Asia Pacific Network Information Centre) Foundation is an open, membership-based, not-for-profit organization based in Australia.

Artha Platform

An online community dedicated to building relationships between resource providers and SPOs working on or in India.

Ashden

The Ashden Trust is a charitable grant-making organisation based in united Kingdom that supports sustainable development initiatives.

Asian Century Foundation

The Asian Century Foundation aims to enable knowledge transfer amongst academia (scholars and practitioners) of India with East & South East Asia, focused solely on developmental areas of priority. It works to build capacity of East Asia studies in India, enabling deep understanding of contemporary China and other South East Asian countries.

Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies QUT

ACPNS • is a Queensland-based national teaching and research centre in QUT’s Business School • exists to build the capability and leadership acumen of the nonprofit, philanthropic and social enterprise sector in Australia and beyond • helps community organisations and companies drive transformative change and social impact • has delivered the benefits of its teaching […]

Australian Communities Foundation

Australian Communities Foundation (ACF) was established in 1997 as the Melbourne Community Foundation. It was renamed to ACF to more accurately reflect our current work, which continues to grow nationally and reach globally. ACF offers individuals, families, groups, corporations and not-for-profit organisations an easy and satisfying way of giving something of real value back to […]

Australian National University, Crawford School of Public Policy

Crawford School of Public Policy is a unique institution at the Australian National University (ANU) and in Australian Higher Education. A research-led, professionally oriented graduate school, it combines the ANU mandate to address issues of national and international significance with a deep and long-standing commitment to improve public policy capability, and an entrepreneurial culture, to […]

AVPN February 2015 Webinar Recording: Shell Foundation’s approach to Venture Philanthropy

Practicing venture philanthropy involves using a set of engaged practices to support the selected organization with funding as well as a combination of skills and resources towards achieving a social purpose.How do funders select their projects? What are some of the key indicators that they look for? What are some best practices for venture philanthropy? […]

AWR Lloyd Limited

AWR Lloyd is a specialist strategy and M&A advisory firm focused on the Indo-Pacific region. The firm has a 20-year trackrecord delivering bespoke strategic advice, M&A support and industry intelligence to some of the world’s biggest and most successful companies. We have completed over 400 assignments helping to create shareholder and stakeholder value for clients throughout the […]

B Current Impact Investment

B Current Impact Investment is the first impact fund in Taiwan, launched in 2014 through a club funding approach – by invitation only with an equal amount per investor per capital call. It aims to invest in early-stage impact-driven businesses that focus on sustainability, healthcare, education, and regional revitalization, aligning with the SDGs. It serves as a bridge between social entrepreneurs and HNWI/ESG investors and a platform to fill the impact investing ecosystem gap by connecting financial, human, intellectual, and social capital.

In 2021, B Current managed 4 impact funds by nearly 90 investors and invested in over 15 start-ups, and co-hosted 2 accelerator programs for impact-driven businesses and nonprofits, respectively. Every dollar invested by B Current was matched by three more dollars from other co-investors at the same run in average.

Bamboo Capital Partners

Bamboo Capital Partners (“Bamboo”) is a pioneering private equity firm that delivers positive social and financial value. Bamboo invests in businesses primarily in financial services, energy and healthcare that leverage technology to have impact at scale in emerging markets. Founded in 2007, Bamboo is a longstanding sector leader and through continuous evolution has a honed […]

Bank of America N.A. Hong Kong Branch

Bank of America is a global leader in wealth management, corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes, serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world. America’s Banker: Brian Moynihan, 2020 CEO Of The Year

Bechtel

Bechtel is a trusted engineering, construction, and project management partner to industry and government. Bechtel has completed 25,000 projects in over 160 countries on all seven continents. As Bechtel’s social enterprise, bechtel.org’s mission is to build resilient and sustainable communities.

Best of 2020 Social Investment Insights | Money Meets Mission Podcast Series

3 min read

What have been some of the most meaningful reflections this year? As we crossed into the new decade, challenges arose unabatedly. They exposed our fragilities, blind spots, and systemic failures. Yet, we have also seen humanity rising to meet the moment, activating communities for action, and walking the talk towards collective impact. 

In our new podcast series, Money Meets Mission, we curated some of the most insightful conversations and lessons learnt from the network. These topics range from hidden pockets of sustainable finance to successful systems change initiatives to embarking on a unique impact investing journey.