Dealflow | January 28, 2017

The parent of the Sankalp forums gets $25 million infusion from Triodos and Shell Foundation

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The Aavishkaar-Intellecap Group, which runs major impact investing events in India and Africa, raised $15 million from Triodos Investment Management and $10 million from the Shell Foundation to expand its investment, consulting and research operations. The Mumbai-based company has $400 million in assets under management and is looking to grow to $3.5 billion by 2024. It recently raised a $75 million fund for South and South-East Asia and a $150 million fund for Africa, both focused on early- and growth-stage social ventures.

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