Kusi Hornberger on Development Economics and Global Partnerships

Kusi joined Global Partnerships June 2015. He is responsible for identifying and researching social impact and financial return potential of new investment initiatives, refining existing investment initiatives as well defining GP’s overall investment strategy. He also GP’s lead for agriculture and health sectors. Prior to joining GP, Kusi worked three years as a management consultant […]

The Positive Global Impact of Aquaculture and Our Future

Amy Novogratz is a Managing Partner of AquaSpark; the world’s first aquaculture-only venture investment fund.  Founded in 2013, AquaSpark invests with a focus on sustainable aquaculture businesses around the world. The small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs) they invest in are working toward the production of safe, accessible aquatic life – such as fish, shellfish and plants, as […]

What I’m Reading, Thinking and Exploring in Impact Investing Going into 2016

A end of the year inbetweenisode where I discuss books that have influenced my thinking this year, trends and areas of impact investing I want to explore in 2016, and some of my views and opinions of the field of #impinv as a whole. Twitter @impinvpodcast Facebook: Impact Investing Podcast Summary and Notes Books: The […]

IIP 004 – Mark Tercek: Conserving Nature’s Fortune with Impact Investing

Mark Tercek is the President and CEO of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and the author of the book Nature’s Fortune: How Business and Society Thrive by Investing in Nature. In our conversation we talk about the different ways TNC is investing in nature, it’s latest programs and strategies to preserve precious land and marine resources, as well […]

5 of My Favorite Podcast Episodes For Social Entrepreneur Insipiration

Even though The Impact Investing Podcast is getting started, that doesn’t mean I don’t want people listening to other awesome podcasts!  I’m a huge podcast fan (you dont say!?), and want to share five of my favorite episodes I have listened to in the past year. These episodes are all from the same Podcast show – […]

Is It Immoral To Earn Attractive Profits From Poor Customers?

By this definition we have at least 2.6 billion deep sinners – the 37% of people in the world who live on less than $2 a day. They are the future Steve Jobs’, Mohandas Gandhis, Madame Curies and Pablo Picassos who will instead eke out a living as drug dealers, child soldiers, prostitutes and destitute […]

Coming June 2015!

The next few months will be used to build this site, interview VC’s, investors and Impact Entreprenuers, and bring Impact Investing to iTunes. You can expect this site to feature episodes, original content, case studies and tons of helpful resources to all those interested in learning more, or becoming involved in environmental and social impact.