About us

We are a global public policy advisory firm committed to creating positive impact through sustainable finance

Years of Experience


Main areas of work


Number of countries covered


Our mission is to design, test and evaluate sustainable finance policies
so people can live in more inclusive, resilient, just and prosperous societies.

Key facts

Our story

FINANCE FOR IMPACT’s roots date back to 2006 in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA). It was then incubated at MIT, Massachusetts, by a group of Sloan Fellows as the Social Impact Group. The mission was to reinforce knowledge of sustainability and social issues, and to explore how the business community can gain from learn about today's social and development problems.

Who we are

An exclusive focus on social impact

We are a community of policy analysts, entrepreneurs, engineers, researchers, and more. We design economic models and investment strategies that generate positive social impact and promote the integration of sustainability concerns into mainstream financial practice. This conviction guides everything we do as an organization and the choices we make. They inform both our long-term strategy as a firm and the way we serve our clients on a daily basis.

How we work

Our approach always emphasizes structured problem-solving and fact-based analysis, creativity, high-level skills, and concern for real world problems.

Specialized expertise

Specialized expertise in social impact research and services

Strong analytical tools

Strong analytical tools for screening and proofing investment

Global experience

Global experience with investors, corporations, and multilateral institutions

Global risk

Global risk assessment techniques for climate change and natural resource constraints

Innovative thinking

Innovative research integrating sustainability concerns in policy action

Our team

What sets us apart - An unwavering focus on sustainable societal impact

  • All
  • Leadership Team
  • Scientific Committee
  • Advisors
  • Fellows


We take pride in and emphasize the quality of our client relationship and partnerships. To this date, we have worked with over 40 different clients and partners in 60+ countries.

Our clients and partners aspire to make a positive difference in the world through socially responsible investments and programs. FINANCE FOR IMPACT shares the same values. We aspire to build enduring relationships with both our clients and partners, witch is reflected in the growing number of organizations returning for new projects and assignments.


In past years, we have collaborated with several leading consulting firms and institutions.

Stratégie Mer et Littoral
Elemental Solutions Caribbean


Clients' words about our work