BackgroundDr Maximilian Martin is the Founder and President of the Board, and he also serves as a Founder and Managing Director of Impact Economy SA. The organisation provides research, knowledge and strategy advice in order to enable individuals, institutions and companies to participate fully in the current transition to a new paradigm of sustainable capitalism or impact economy.
MissionTo optimise the impact, transparency and efficiency of the philanthropy sector's activities with the aim to improve the state of the world.
Programme areasThe foundation is active in the following programme areas
- Research and development on impact economy
- Qualitative and quantitative applied research on corporate responsibility, philanthropy, social capital markets and investments
- Solutions for corporates, foundations and individual clients to meet their investment and social impact objectives through responsible microfinance and direct investments in social enterprises.