Gaining access to long-term external financing often proves to be a high hurdle for impact entrepreneurs.
Investors in our Impact Investor Community focus their investments on impact ventures that are on the threshold of the "Valley of Death". This is the period in the life of a startup when it's already operational but hasn't yet generated revenue.
Each pitch event has a different focus, typically related to one of our four core ecosystems: green technology, sustainable food, diversity and inclusion, and the circular economy. Ventures interested in pitching should:
The most recent Investors Circle on Thursday 7th April 2022 focused on green technology. Green technologies have enormous growth potential and are driving the transformation of our economy and society.
The GreenTech Atlas 2021 predicts that the total volume of German environmental technology will double by 2030, with the markets of environmentally friendly energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable agriculture and forestry contributing significantly to the growth.
Impact ventures will make a key contribution to the development and introduction of disruptive innovations, so we introduced six of them to our investors – now, it's over to them!