Antonis Schwarz is an impact investor, activist and philanthropist of Greek-German origin. He is the European Community Manager for The ImPact, a nonprofit network of families who commit to make more impact investments, more effectively. In the past, he has worked at Ashoka, a global organization supporting social entrepreneurs, Bonventure, the first German venture philanthropy fund, as well as Yunus Social Business, a global social business accelerator.Last updated on 30.10.2016
Impact Investing, an investment “into companies, organizations, and funds with the intention to generate a measurable, beneficial social or environmental impact alongside a financial return” is being hyped right now. Go to any conference related to investing and it will be mentioned at some point. The landscape is growing with new funds emerging.