Purpose Capital

Mobilizes new capital for systemic social and environmental change.

 

FoundersInvestors

Our Approach

The Purpose Capital Impact Fund is a collaboration between New Zealand business and investment sectors and the philanthropic sector. It combines the power of the commercial sector with the expertise of the philanthropic to bring new resources and capital to projects and organisations working to solve social and environmental problems.

Fund Overview

The Fund is seeking to raise $20 to $30 million to generate meaningful impact and financial returns in its regions and across New Zealand.

Our People 

Bill Murphy

Bill Murphy

Executive Team

David McCallum

David McCallum

Board of the General Partner

Kristen Joiner

Kristen Joiner

Executive Team

Ian Greaves

Ian Greaves

Investment Committee

Jon Mayson

Jon Mayson

Chair

Blake Richardson

Blake Richardson

Investment Committee

Steve Tucker

Steve Tucker

Board of the General Partner

David Tanner

David Tanner

Investment Committee

Scott McKenzie

Scott McKenzie

Investment Committee

Jen McIver

Jen McIver

Investment Committee

Key Dates  

First Close Date

The earliest of:

When the minimum of $20m is reached, or

30th June 2019

Final Close Date

The earliest of:

When the fund maximum of $30m is reached or

30th September 2019

 

Events

There is plenty going on here at Purpose Capital. Keep up to date with events below and click the register here button within each event to express your interest and receive further information.

Impact Coffee Group

Tauranga (TBC)

Auckland (TBC)

7.30am – 8.30am

Are you an impact-curious investor?
Join Enterprise Angels and Soul Capital for an informal discussion about Impact Investing, featuring social entrepreneurs, interesting ideas, practical information and coffee. 

Impact Conversation & Showcase

Tauranga 6th August 2019

Auckland 7th August 2019

TBC

From developing plastic-free shampoo to improving the livelihoods of rural women in Fiji, New Zealand entrepreneurs are changing the world. Join us for an evening of social entrepreneurs and impact investors pitching opportunities, showcasing ideas and sharing stories.

Blogs

Invest To Make A Difference – Public Launch Purpose Capital Impact Fund

Earlier this week the Purpose Capital Impact Fund was launched at an event in Tauranga. The keynote speaker was Robbie Tindall who spoke about his work with K1W1, which has invested  $250m in NZ technology and innovation companies, and his experience as a Trustee of...

Values

As New Zealand investors, we value our unique environment, our diversity of culture, and the principle of fairness.  Some of the other principles that contribute to our work include:

Integrity of Action

Systems Thinking

Openness to Learning

Belief in Equality

Our Supporters

Our sincere gratitude to the following Major Trusts who provided financial assistance to EA in the early stages of this Fund’s conceptual development.

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