Advisory

Grassroots brings expertise in every aspect of the global impact investment market so our clients can achieve the best financial and impact results. Grassroots has advised the full range of impact investors, including bilateral and multilateral DFIs, foundations and NGOs on investment strategy.

Grassroots provides advisory services in 1/ Fund Management (fund development, launch and management level, fundraising), 2/ Investment Advisory (portfolio management, equity sales, mergers and acquisitions, distressed assets), and 3/ Impact Management and Measurement (impact market research and metrics, comparative assessment, impact investment policies, impact metrics, reporting).

Capital Advisory

Launched by Grassroots and Omtrix, Inc., Antares Capital Advisors is a global capital investment advisory initiative specializing in microfinance and impact investments, helping investors maximize their financial and social returns.

Affordable Education Finance

Affordable Education Finance

An initiative to foster quality education in emerging markets. Grassroots currently is engaged by a US-based foundation, Gray Matters Capital, to advise them in setting up education finance companies across Asia, Africa and Latin America. These companies will replicate the success of Gray Matters’s flagship investment in education finance, Indian School Finance Company. ISFC has successfully operated as a school finance business in India for over ten years where it has disbursed over $100 million to 10,000+ low-cost schools.

Africa Board Fellowship

Launched in 2014, the Africa Board Fellowship (ABF) is a multi-stakeholder effort continuing into 2020 that engages board members and CEOs of African microfinance institutions in peer learning and exchange to strengthen the governance of financial institutions serving low-income clients in sub-Saharan Africa.

Africa Board Fellowship

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