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Impact Pioneers in Venture Capital: Strategies in Action

Kyle Lukianuk July 12, 2022

Venture capital has played a crucial role in the emergence and acceleration of key sectors, providing the resources and networks needed to support and scale world-changing ideas. Advanced VCs are now incorporating measurable elements of impact into their strategies – shaping the way they identify, invest, and grow portfolio companies working to solve both social and environmental challenges. As the industry and firms have progressed, we have examples of these efforts to better understand how to drive widespread adoption of impact within the traditional venture capital landscape. This session will spotlight insights and results from impact leaders in the VC space that are taking unique approaches to drive capital toward world-improving solutions – with defined impact measurement and management strategies to inform success along the way.



Meta Themes

  • Power and Capital


Accountability, Impact Measurement and Management, Innovation

Purpose and Desired Outcome

Share and collaborate on best practices to incorporate impact elements into investment decision making and portfolio management work, using real examples.


  • Asset Managers

  • Accelerators & Incubators

  • Entrepreneurs

  • Allocators (Family Offices, HNW Individuals, Foundations)

  • Intermediaries (Financial Advisers, Investment Bankers)


  • NameEmma Sissman
  • TitleDirector, Portfolio Accleration
  • OrganizationSJF Ventures
  • StatusConfirmed
  • NameMandy Bynum McLaughlin
  • TitleChief Executive Officer
  • OrganizationBLCK VC
  • StatusConfirmed
  • NameMalvika Bhagwat
  • TitleHead of Outcomes
  • OrganizationOwl Ventures
  • StatusConfirmed
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