The Entrepreneurs of the SDG FINANCE Geneva Summit 2019
In 2019, two parallel selection processes are taking place to identify innovative solutions to address the sustainable development goals (SDGs).
The Growth Stage Impact Ventures for SDGs (GSIV) selection is a collaboration between UNDP, the Ecole Polytechnique federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Orange, and SAP. It focuses on mature impact ventures in emerging countries with a catalytic potential that can drive both large impact and yield.The finalists are presented below.
Accelerate2030, is organized in collaboration with Impact Hub. They will announce their five finalists in September on the Accelerate2030 website.
The Growth Stage Impact Ventures for SDGs (GSIV)
The finalists represent innovative solutions for the SDGs across three themes (access to health, energy, and financial services) and more than 10 developing countries. They have a proven business model, have raised their Series A or have reached break-even of their operations, and can grow and deliver large impact while demonstrating their profitability.