Each of our investments represents a breakthrough idea that marries international know-how with an innovative local delivery model. Companies in our portfolio address proven demand for basic goods and services with innovative business models that widen access, improve quality, and/or lower cost to base-of-the-pyramid (BoP) consumers.
Our existing portfolio demonstrates this thesis: a disciplined venture capital approach to investing in innovative early-stage businesses serving BoP consumer markets can generate attractive financial returns and large-scale social benefits for low-income households.
We’re proud to partner with the entrepreneurial leaders of these businesses as they seek to profitably deliver life-changing services to low-income households in challenging places. We expect to complete two more investments in the second quarter of this year. Watch this space…