The Facts and Fictions of Impact Investing
Maya Chorengel, Managing Director, Elevar Equity
Sasha Dichter, Chief Innovation Officer, Acumen Fund
David Bank, Staff Reporter, Dowser
Over the past decade, impact investing has come a long way as a concept and as an asset class. However, the field is at a critical juncture as it moves to scale this market. There are various theories of change about how to get more early-stage capital off the sidelines and differences in how organizations define impact. This panel will have a frank, provocative discussion exploring the true realities on the ground as well as whether and when there are real trade-offs between social and financial returns.