FOUNT is a leading impact investment firm, providing Strategic Advisory and Investment Management services, to drive social and environmental impact, alongside reasonable financial returns in emerging markets.
FOUNT offers hands-on Strategic Advisory and Investment Management support to its clients, to enable them to generate measurable impact with viable and scalable business models. FOUNT’s global reach through its Strategic Advisory and Investment Management activities includes countries in Africa, South East Asia, Central and Eastern Europe and Central and South America. In these countries we focus on various high-impact sectors.
FOUNT provides funding via the dedicated investment mandates that it has under management. Currently these include BIX Capital, Good Fashion Fund and AGRI3 Fund.
By designing, implementing and evaluating innovative investment initiatives for many years, FOUNT has demonstrated its’ expertise as a leading Strategic Advisor for high-impact initiatives.
FOUNT acts as a Fund Manager and Lead Advisor for a number of highly innovative funds and plays a core role in structuring, strategy, governance and related investment processes. We currently manage and advise the Good Fashion Fund, BIX Capital and the AGRI3 Fund.
Our clients include international development organisations, investment initiatives, impact investors and donors from around the globe. We have developed our Investment and Strategic Advisory offerings to meet our clients’ needs in the most optimal way and we have built our expertise around structuring impact focused investments, targeting low-income communities and eco-systems in emerging markets.
FOUNT offers a broad range of high-quality Strategic Advisory and Investment Management services and hands-on support to enable our clients to generate optimal, measurable impact with business models that target the lower-income segment of the population.
We do this by leveraging our investment and advisory expertise and international networks to help scale sustainable solutions responding to key environmental and social challenges that have the potential to generate lasting positive environmental and social impact, whilst delivering sustainable financial returns.
The impacts generated by the initiatives we work on contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations (SDGs).
Rabobank and Financial Times release second AGRI3 video
Rabobank and the Financial Times have released a second video about AGRI3Fund on the FT Food Revolution channel. The video focuses on sustainable chili pepper farming in Chongqing, China, where a blended finance agricultural fund is helping rural farming communities transfer to more profitable, environmentally friendly chilli pepper farming practices.
BGMEA and GFF join forces to finance SMEs
The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) and the Good Fashion Fund (GFF) have joined hands to collaborate in taking the apparel and textile industry of Bangladesh a step ahead in the area of environmental sustainability by financing sustainable practices and technologies. On Wednesday 15th of Augusts BGMEA and GFF signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).
RVO video of our flood-proof advisory project in Beira
FOUNT is advisor to the Maraza project of the Partners for Water programme under mandate of the RVO. The Maraza project in Beira, Mozambique focuses on building houses that are storm- and flood-proof. Since several cyclones ravaged the area in 2019 and 2021 this development in constructing is of high necessity. A video of RVO explains that the pilot project turns out to be affective and affordable.