Tuesday 28th November, 1.15 p.m. – 4 p.m.
elea Foundation for Ethics in Globalization fights absolute poverty with entrepreneurial means. As a professional and active philanthropic investor, it supports social enterprises and entrepreneurial organizations in creating sustainable and measurable impact. Guiding its partners towards achieving self-reliance and autonomy, the foundation not only invests financial capital but also provides them with business know-how, coaching and access to its network. As such, elea is a growing community of committed entrepreneurs and philanthropic investors. elea was founded in 2006 by Peter and Susanne Wuffli.
The workshop will be conducted by Adrian Ackeret, Project Leader and Nicole Adler, Associate, elea
Presentation: Philanthropic Investing elea
– Impact investing and the role of philanthropy
– Entrepreneurial approaches to fighting absolute poverty
– elea's focus, approach, and model of philanthropic impact investing
– Investment examples
– Impact measurement
Group work: case study on practical issues of investing into early stage social businesses
Short presentations of group work and discussion