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EVPA founders interview: Serge Raicher

12 November 2019
Lilla Gaylord

Serge Raicher is still involved in the social investment world, but as an individual, rather than as part of any formal structure. I saw part of my final role as chair of EVPA as being to help the founders to phase out and of course that applied to me, too, so I purposely cut the strings with EVPA, other than following what’s going on and really liking what they’re doing. For me, informing, catalysing and …

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EVPA founders interview: Luciano Balbo

12 November 2019

Luciano Balbo founded Oltre Venture, which is raising funds for social investment in Italy. Oltre Venture is a member of EVPA, Luciano continues to have personal contacts with the founders and with people currently on the EVPA board. At the time of EVPA’s founding, I was leaving the private equity industry and starting to make some social investments. Doug Miller, whom I’d known for 35 years or so and who was the real founder, was …

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EVPA founders interview: Michiel de Haan

12 November 2019

Michiel de Haan is GP of Aescap Venture, a life science venture capital company in the exit phase of its …

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EVPA founders interview: Stephen Dawson

12 November 2019

As well as being one of the founders of EVPA, Stephen Dawson co-founded Impetus Trust in the UK around the …

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EVPA founders interview: Doug Miller

12 November 2019

After setting up the EVPA, Doug Miller went on to found sister organisation, AVPN, in Asia and has now set …

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Conference corner: Kevin Teo, AVPN

9 July 2019
Alliance magazine

At the 2019 AVPN Annual Conference, we spoke to Kevin TEO Chief Operating Officer AVPN, to capture his reflections. Now in …

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Strengthening local development by social enterprise in Kenya

10 June 2019
Alliance magazine

WE!Hub Victoria Ltd. (WeTu for short) is a social enterprise founded by Siemens Stiftung which works across seven locations on …

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Interview with Dr. Frank Niederländer, BMW Foundation

1 June 2019
Alliance magazine

Alliance magazine speaks to Dr. Frank Niederländer from the BMW Foundation ahead of the C-Summit in September 2019. Jointly organised …

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Conference corner: Lucia Martina, Fondazione Lang Italia

28 May 2019
Waylon Turcotte

At the European Foundation Centre 2019 Annual Conference, I speak to delegates to capture their reflections so far. What is …

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Switzerland’s philanthropy – increase in regulation, global philanthropy and changes in grant-making

1 January 2019
Rahsaan Hickle

Interview with Prof. Dr. Georg von Schnurbein, Director Center for Philanthropy Studies (CEPS) Georg, what are the three broad issues …

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A look inside central Asian philanthropy

20 December 2018
Wade Brown DVM

WINGS Interview with Dinara Musabekova, Manager at Civil Society Initiative, University of Central Asia 1. What does philanthropy and charitable giving …