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Unleashing Potential: The Imperative of Investing in Women and People of Color for Impact

Milton Speid VC Include

Join us for a dynamic session that explores actionable strategies for emerging fund managers to overcome barriers and access capital. Despite progress in recognizing the importance of diversity, emerging managers, particularly women and people of color, still face significant hurdles in securing vital funding. Our panelists will provide tangible examples of successful approaches that have unlocked access to capital, offering replicable insights.
Throughout the session, our panelists, comprised of seasoned investors and industry advocates, will dissect the systemic challenges hindering access to capital for emerging managers. Drawing on real-world experiences, they will showcase innovative tactics and partnerships models that have proven effective in breaking down barriers and expanding access to funding.
Join us as we explore how increasing access to capital for investing in underrepresented entrepreneurs not only generates financial returns but also creates lasting social impact and promotes sustainable development.

Track

Capital Flows for Impact: Dialogues Around the State of Impact Investment

Format

Panel (3 speakers)

Speakers

  • NameMilton Speid
  • TitleExecutive Director
  • OrganizationVC Include
  • NameLiesel Pritzker (TBC)
  • OrganizationBlue Haven Initiatives
  • NameClaude Grunitzky (TBC)
  • TitleCEO
  • OrganizationEquity Alliance

Description

Join us for a dynamic session that explores actionable strategies for emerging fund managers to overcome barriers and access capital. Despite progress in recognizing the importance of diversity, emerging managers, particularly women and people of color, still face significant hurdles in securing vital funding. Our panelists will provide tangible examples of successful approaches that have unlocked access to capital, offering replicable insights.
Throughout the session, our panelists, comprised of seasoned investors and industry advocates, will dissect the systemic challenges hindering access to capital for emerging managers. Drawing on real-world experiences, they will showcase innovative tactics and partnerships models that have proven effective in breaking down barriers and expanding access to funding.
Join us as we explore how increasing access to capital for investing in underrepresented entrepreneurs not only generates financial returns but also creates lasting social impact and promotes sustainable development.

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