GEXSI helped to kick-start a social business in the middle of the Congo basin: Congo Conservation Company. The idea: To operate high-end ecolodges which provide a unique guest experience in the middle of the world’s largest population of lowland gorillas. Find our more here: ODZALA Discovery Camps.
We assist clients in identifying the best entry points into the impact investing market and jointly frame individual strategies to engage in the impact investing or venture philanthropy sector. Target groups include financial sector organizations, foundations, family offices or development aid agencies in Europe, as well as fast growing social enterprises around the globe. The […]
Impact Union is our working title under which we group a number of activities which aim to lead to the launch of new inroads to finance and support inspiring social enterprises. Our aim: To empower people not yet engaged in the impact investment sector to close the funding gap for social enterprises. We investigate three […]
Like the orange frog on the front page, there exist multiple outstanding entrepreneurs that tackle social or environmental challenges in an innovative, impactful way, but are hidden in remote places, disconnected from the impact investing community. We endorse selected projects and help to connect them with potential investors and supporting partners – such as corporations […]
Since 2005, we steadily built up an in-house expertise in innovative business segments with a huge impact potential. We gained this experience from a blend of investing in own pilot ventures and market tests, as well as research and feasibility studies for third parites. The idea of both sectors is linked to the idea of […]
A European organisation deeply rooted in the global impact investing community.
We benefit from close to 15 years of hands-on experience in the impact investment space, being well connected to the most relevant thought leaders and pioneers in the sector. Most importantly, we have worked on both sides of the market. We both guided investors – be it commercially driven or philanthropicly minded investors – as well […]
We offer a one-stop shop for tailor-made guidance on how to access the impact investment space, for different client groups, including corporations, financial institutions, philanthropic organisation, development aid agencies or other intermediaries in the market, as well as for business developers and entrepreneurs. We assist corporations to engage with top-class social ventures around the globe. […]
We are in the process of writing down the story, the experience and, most importantly, the learnings from our hands-on experience of working in the impact investing sector, which date back to the beginning of the millennium. The blog post will be posted on this page early 2015.