Industry sectors considered focus on the Individual (childhood development, education, financial inclusion, healthcare) and the Collective (agriculture, climate conservation, resource efficiency), with emphasis on how scalable technology can address the world’s toughest development challenges.
SIIF’s approach to due diligence includes, but not limited to:
Market sizing analysis;
Detailed review of historical financials and operating model; and
Comparable company and transaction analysis.
The investment process runs from September through April.
SIIF is geographically agnostic and looks to co-invest with like-minded investors.
LBS Impact Ventures offers:
£25 - £50,000 minority investments (consistent with MIINT guidelines)
Angel, pre-Seed, or Seed rounds
Preferred or ordinary equity securities
Ongoing relationship with LBSIV, including project-based support along strategic or operational challenges and valuable recruiting opportunities to LBS’s graduates
LBSIV seeks to invest in:
Entrepreneurs with strong desire to make a social impact across one of LBSIV's target Individual or Collective sectors
Start-ups with a minimum viable product/service with demonstrated market traction (e.g., customer usage or existing revenues)
Apply for investment!
If you believe your enterprise is a great fit for LBSIV, please send a summary of your business to the student leadership team for consideration.