Giving Compass’ Take:
• In this podcast episode, Erik Wallsten, Co-founder and Managing Partner of Adobe Capital, discusses the opportunities for impact investing and entrepreneurship in Mexico and Latin America.
• How are you supporting investment opportunities outside of the U.S.?
• Read more about the landscape of impact investing.
In episode 6 of the Investing in Impact podcast, I speak with Erik Wallsten, Co-founder and Managing Partner of Adobe Capital on investing in Mexico and Latin America through social and environmental companies.
Erik Wallsten is a Partner at New Ventures Group, Mexico’s leading social impact acceleration platform. He is also a Co-Founder of Adobe Capital, Mexico’s first triple bottom line impact investment fund.
We speak in length about about his impact investing journey and the opportunities for social entrepreneurs in Mexico and Latin America. We also discuss some of the portfolio companies within Adobe Capital to understand what areas in the region have been impacted the most by the funds strategic capital allocation.
Read the full article about impact investing and entrepreneurship in America by Grant Trahant at Causeartist.
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