GAWA Capital participates in the “European Impact Investing Event”, organized by GIIN and UBS

posted Dec 15, 2017, 1:25 AM by info rmation   [ updated Dec 15, 2017, 1:31 AM ]


Zurich – December 2017. Luca Torre, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital, participated in the GIIN-UBS “European Impact Investing Event”, presenting GAWA’s funds as an alternative amongst the range of SDG-related investment products emerging in the sustainable investing marketplace.
The event was held as an intimate gathering of senior leaders from GIIN Member organizations with presence in Europe. The two-day meeting included numerous activities, including interaction with financial journalists to improve media understanding of the impact investing sector, a debate on partnering with DFIs and IFIs, a conference on additionality and market-rate impact investments, and product testing workshops.


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GIIN highlights GAWA Capital in its latest report on impact measurement best practices

posted Dec 12, 2017, 9:37 AM by info rmation   [ updated Dec 12, 2017, 9:44 AM ]


New York – December 2017. The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) has published the report “The State of Impact Measurement and Management Practice” which looks into the best practices of social and environmental impact assessment and how this affects decision-making.

GAWA Capital has been highlighted as one of the few investors providing incentives based on real impact performance, applying 25 metrics related to the Smart Campaign’s Client Protection Principles in its scoring system.


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GAWA Capital participates in Kinara’s capital round, amounting to USD 14.5 million

posted Nov 13, 2017, 9:09 AM by info rmation   [ updated Nov 13, 2017, 9:41 AM ]

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New Delhi – November 2017. Kinara Capital raises USD 14.5 million in Series C funding from multiple investors, including the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Patamar Capital, Gaja Capital and GAWA Capital. The funds will be deployed to expand product portfolio and increase investment in technology, further serving Indian MSMEs.


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Acceso Crediticio secures USD 14 million in financing, backed by GAWA Capital and Triodos Bank

posted Nov 13, 2017, 9:06 AM by info rmation   [ updated Nov 13, 2017, 9:41 AM ]

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Lima – October 2017. Edpyme Acceso Crediticio S.A. secured USD 14 million in financing from GAWA Capital Partners' "Global Financial Inclusion Fund", and from Triodos Bank's "Triodos SICAV II – Triodos Microfinance Fund" and "Triodos Custody B.V.". 


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Gawa Capital participates in the Annual Event of Spainsif.

posted Nov 10, 2017, 3:00 AM by Pilar Larios

Madrid – October 2017-.Luca Torre, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital participated as a speaker of the eighth annual event of the Sustainable Investment Forum (Spainsif) attended by more than 200 representatives of financial institutions, insurers, asset managers, SRI service providers, universities, business schools, non-profit organizations and trade unions.


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Gawa Capital participates in the CEO Summit, the meeting on global trends for managers.

posted Nov 10, 2017, 2:58 AM by Pilar Larios   [ updated Nov 10, 2017, 3:39 AM ]

Segovia – October 2017-.Agustín Vitórica, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital participated in the last CEO Summit, a unique platform that has brought together great business leaders, politicians and renowned experts.

The CEO Club, whose objective is to connect the most important social leaders for knowledge exchange, has organized the CEO Summit for the 4th, 5th and 6th of October at the Parador Nacional de la Granja in Segovia. The central theme for the event was ‘Restoring Value’.


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Gawa Capital participates in an Insead and Kellogg Alumni Private Dinner.

posted May 16, 2017, 7:51 AM by Pilar Larios   [ updated May 16, 2017, 8:11 AM ]

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Madrid- April 2017. INSEAD Alumni Association of Spain in collaboration with Kellogg Alumni Association organised a private dinner on 27 April 2017 with Agustín Vitórica, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital, in which he shared his experience in taking his decision to leave his former job as head of a family office to co-found GAWA Capital. During his dinner Agustin shared his views on the opportunities and threats for the impact investing industry and the difficulty of raising funds in an adverse economic environment.
The event was attended by 20 Alumni from INSEAD, Kellogg and other Ryder Club members (LBS, Columbia, Harvard and Georgetown).

GAWA Capital, participated as Member of the Jury of the Social Entrepreneurship program CRECE (GROW) promoted by Unltd Spain

posted May 16, 2017, 7:45 AM by Pilar Larios

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Madrid- May 2017. Agustín Vitórica, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital, participated on 11 May 2017 as Member of the Jury of the Social Entrepreneurship program CRECE (GROW) promoted by Unltd Spain with the support from bank Edmond de Rothschild . CRECE is the most important social entrepreneurship program in Spain where social businesses selected receive strategic and financial support from experts in their respective social field in order to unleash their financial and social potential.

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GAWA CAPITAL leads AFI´s “Measuring Social Impact” conference.

posted Apr 3, 2017, 10:20 AM by Pilar Larios

Madrid– March 2017. Agustín Vitórica, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital participated as a speaker at the event “Measuring social impact” organized by Spainsif, AFI and Gawa Capital. He presented the different tools with which Gawa analyzes and evaluates the sustainability of different projects. In the ensuing discussion, different issues such as future challenges, historical evolution or scalability have been addressed.

 

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Gawa Capital participates in the GIIN Investor Forum.

posted Dec 12, 2016, 7:02 AM by Pilar Larios

Amsterdam – December 2016. Luca Torre, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GAWA Capital participated as a speaker of 2016 GIIN Investor Forum, the premier conference on impact investing.  This event took place in Amsterdam from 7-8 December, bringing together 600 delegates from more than 30 countries to explore the future of impact investment.

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