As 2020 came to a close, we hosted our final webinar of the year on corporate venturing and impact investing.
We heard from James Ferrier (Barclays), Katie Hyson (Business Fights Poverty), Ashish Kumar (Shell Foundation) and Jamie Rowles (Sky Ocean Ventures) who discussed a range of topics including:
The current approach to investing and impact
Examples from their portfolios
Approaches to origination
Where they fit within the broader organisations
Intentions and plans for the next six to 18 months
Drivers of growth in corporate venturing