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Vulcan Impact Investing (VI2)

Vulcan Impact Investing (VI2) identifies and invests in market-based solutions that have the potential to transform lives through sustainable, scalable approaches to development.

Vulcan Impact Investing support projects and businesses which accelerate access to infrastructure and services designed to meaningfully improve quality of life. Vulcan Impact Investing has been actively expanding their African portfolio since 2016. VI2 bridges the gap between founder and venture capital funding.

VI2 is specifically interested in projects or companies:
1. based in Sub-Saharan Africa with a focus on Botswana, Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia
2. focused on enabling infrastructure – mainly last mile off-grid electrification, connectivity, sustainable heating and cooking, and fresh water access
3. with the potential for scalable and enduring impact (+1 million lives touched)
4. with a clear, compelling business plan and demonstrated proof of concept.

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Specifications

Program website

http://www.vulcan.com/Areas-of-Practice/Philanthropy/Key-Initiatives/Impact-Investing

Type

Investor
Equity Investing

Geographical Scope

Africa

Contact information

E-mail

VI2@Vulcan.com

Last update

Date

16-05-2018

Status

Accepting Applications Check Website

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