Mission & History
The fund’s mission is to reduce poverty and preserve the environment In developing countries.
Theory of Change
The fund achieves its mission by providing debt-financing to impact ventures addressing the SDGs in developing countries, with a gender lens, and bringing them to national or cross-border scale.
The fund has been deploying capital to impact ventures in Latin America since 2009 and in Sub-Saharan Africa since 2012.
By 31 March 2021, the fund had invested USD 51M through 105 transactions with 47 companies, with a net historical return average of 2.7% per annum in USD for its investors, including only 1 negative year (2020) over the last decade.