Demand Side

Recommendations:

Based on an initial market engagement exercise, the following recommendations have been proposed:

Projects:

Support for an UNDP SDG impact investing opportunity map

Feasibility study for early stage high impact fund

Setting up of matchmaking sessions between impact investing capital and projects

Objectives:

Impact investing pipeline development, by:

  • Supporting capacity building in profit-with-purpose businesses and social enterprises;
  • Developing sectoral or thematic strategies;
  • Enhancing municipal funding;
  • Supporting early stage businesses and
  • Enhancing the incorporation of impact intentionality and measurement among corporates
Working Group members:
Chair
Sawa Nakagawa
Secretariat members
Shiluba Mawela
Misha Morar Joshi
Akhona Bashe
FNB Business Incubator
Alana Bond
Simanye
Andrea Bohmert
Knife Capital
Cerina Buizendenhout
Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative
Claire Busetti
Simodisa
Darlene Menzies
FinFind
Ishmael Mmbadi
SEDA
Janice Johnson
EdgeGrowth
Kalnisha Singh
LifeCo
Patrick Schofield
ThundaFund and Uprise Africa
Tokasa
Wesgrow
Bonang Mohale
BLSA
Michael Sachs
Gauteng Department of Health
Elias Masilela
DNA Economics
Martie Janse van Rensberg
Independent
Monique Mathys-Graaff
PIC
Pat Pillai
LifeCo SA Group
Tshediso Matona
NPC
Zizito Okechukwu
22Sloane