Australians are developing an ever-broadening understanding of ESG and impact investing.
We want to know our resources are working towards a better future for ourselves, for future generations and for the broader society in which we live.
Impact investment and social enterprise are amongst the fastest growing industry sectors in the world. Impact investment is an estimated $1Trillion global market growing at a high double-digit CAGR as the world comes to grips with climate, pandemic and inequality crises and the need for systems change in the worlds of finance and entrepreneurship.
At Impact Seed, we link investors and funds to opportunities that make a difference, and build the market of investment opportunities with deep-impact at the fulcrum point. Our services include:
- Supporting granting foundations and investors on their journey to impact through capacity building support.
- Origination and deal sourcing for impact investors,
- Investment pathways for enterprises and ventures
- Impact investment management.
We connect investors and enterprises with a deep impact focus
Origination and deal sourcing for impact investors
Impact Seed is WA’s only social enterprise and impact investment deal-focused intermediary – aiming to support investment pathways for impact enterprises and ventures.
Assisting impact businesses with raising capital
Impact Seed can support social enterprises and for-purpose businesses in sourcing impact investment to scale their business.
Impact investment management
We can provide support and guidance on behalf of impact investors to social entrepreneurs and impact investments post- investment.
WA Impact Fund
UPDATE NOV 2021: WA IMPACT FUND #1 IS FULLY COMMITTED
Australia’s first place-based impact investment fund creating impact in WA was launched in 2020 with $20M anchored by WA Super. WAIF was a superannuation backed investment fund co- managed by Impact Seed alongside Impact Investment Group.
Impact Seed is currently working towards addressing the ‘missing middle’ of impact investment through a catalytic fund.