Who we are
Roots of Impact is a specialised advisory firm and market builder for impact investing and development finance. We believe in the power of entrepreneurship for social good and create innovative financing solutions for scaling social enterprises.
We advise impact investors, public funders and strategic philanthropists globally in implementing high-impact strategies. Our aim is to make impact investing and development finance more effective.
One of our core competencies is the design of blended finance solutions for sustainable development. We catalyse investments for high-impact enterprises and inclusive businesses in emerging sectors and regions by combining public, private and philanthropic sources of capital. The Roots of Impact team is dedicated to realising deeper levels of impact for every dollar invested.
We build on cross-sector expertise and long-term experience. Our team comprises experts in corporate finance, venture capital, catalytic and blended finance, social entrepreneurship, philanthropy and impact assessment.
We collaborate closely with Ashoka – the leading organisation in the field of social entrepreneurship – and with renowned specialists in all relevant areas.
Roots of Impact is shaping the market for impact investment in a way that capital for social impact is deployed effectively and makes a real difference in people´s lives.