Part of the CSIS panel on International development with TOTAL Impact Capital's Founding Partner, John A. Simon.
RN Breakfast in Australia featured Founding Partner John Simon and Natalie Walker (Founder & Managing Director of Inside Policy).
" It's been estimated that the gap between the demand for services and what governments can provide will widen to approximately $68 billion, or 3 per cent of GDP by 2025... There is, however, one potential solution that has emerged in recent years called 'impact investing', which seeks to foster social enterprises that deliver a financial return." Listen to the audio here (approx. 10 minutes)
John Simon, the Founding Partner and Managing Partner of Total Impact Advisors, shares his thoughts on how to make development sustainable. Read More
John A. Simon is a Founder and Managing Partner of Total Impact Advisors, a merchant bank for the impact investment sector, and an advisor to "The Medical Credit Fund". See www.medicalcreditfund.org and www.totalimpactcapital.com
Part of the Chevron forum on development with Founding Partner Ambassador (ret.) John Simon on the panel.
Private philanthropy remains a cornerstone of addressing crucial social needs but the current social capital market is inadequately structured. Arthur Wood, founding partner at Total Impact Advisors joins Nicolette de Joncaire of l'Agefi to discuss a new approach.
Founding Partner Ambassador (ret.) John Simon speaks about how Impact Investing—seeking positive social and financial returns—is generating tremendous interest in the financial and foundation communities as a new, more effective way to achieve development. Can it really change the development dynamic for the good, and can impact investments really fight poverty while they generate returns for well-heeled investors?
Founding Partner Arthur Wood speaks at the Social Entrepreneurship conference in Slovenia in 2011.