building

a sustainable

future

indoor farm

We invest in sustainable businesses built by purpose-driven entrepreneurs committed to innovation for systemic change at scale.

Lightrock has been a pioneer in impact investing - its activities were initiated by the Princely House of Liechtenstein in 2007 and are backed by LGT, the international private banking and asset management group. Through this close partnership, we have grown to become a leading global impact investing platform seeking ambitious social, environmental and financial returns.

large and impactful global growth portfolio

focused on
9 sectors

Health & Wellbeing

Education

Future of Work

Resource efficiency

Sustainable Food & Agriculture

Mobility, Transport & Smart Cities

Industry 4.0

Transforming Finance

Business Productivity & Infrastructure

and 3
impact  themes

people

Unlocking human potential

people crossing the street

planet

Sustainably improving
resource efficiency

solar panels

productivity

Responsibly accelerating
business innovation

office building

investing in solutions
to global challenges

Impact is core to our strategy - our rigorous proprietary impact measurement, analysis and management approach allows targeted impact tracking and drives substantial value creation.

Lightrock’s investments demonstrably contribute to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Through active and thoughtful engagement with businesses that contribute positively to humankind and the planet, we pursue opportunities with the objective to enhance long-term value creation with attractive financial returns alongside societal, environmental, and technological innovation.

invested
capital

Lightrock invests direct growth capital in businesses that have product-market fit and scalability across our core impact themes, with a geographical reach in Africa, Europe, India, and Latin America.

1 billion USD

investing
since

Through our partnership with LGT, Lightrock is grounded in more than a century of experience in finance, including 14 years in impact investing.

2007

portfolio
companies

Lightrock’s approach to value creation and impact management makes us an attractive partner for purpose-driven entrepreneurs.

60

investments in

Lightrock’s broad geographic reach and cross-sectoral investment approach enables diversification and best-practice leverage.

4 continents,
9 sectors

impact private
equity professionals

Our diverse global team has extensive experience in impact investing, strong track record in leadership, entrepreneurship and portfolio management, combined with deep and broad networks regionally and globally.

55

selected portfolio companies

People
São Paulo, Brazil

High-quality, low-cost primary healthcare and diagnostic services via a network of clinics.

Planet
Berlin, Germany

One of the fastest growing indoor vertical farming systems which helps reduce farming inputs, wastage and related emissions.

People
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Medical technology company offering next-gen robotic systems aiming to make minimal access surgery available for everyone who needs it.

Planet
Chennai, India

The leading food supply chain platform in India that uses technology to reduce value loss in the value chain and improve pricing and operational efficiency.

Planet
Munich, Germany

The world’s first entirely electric vertical take-off and landing jet aiming to reduce travel carbon emissions.

People
Mumbai, India

Largest healthcare delivery platform in India, helping patients connect with local pharmacies and diagnostic centres.

planet
Nairobi, Kenya

Pioneer of one of the world's most advanced Pay-As-You-Go platforms to upgrade millions of lives in East Africa.

productivity
São Paulo, Brazil

One of the fastest growing FinTechs in Latin America, reinvented the lending experience with an asset-light business model and significantly decreased the high interest burden for Brazilian citizens.

Productivity
Amsterdam, Netherlands

One of the world’s leading cloud communication platform, helping businesses optimize customer communication for reliability, quality and costs.

global impact investing platform
with 5 offices worldwide

Lightrock – backing scalable impact solutions that harness breakthrough developments.

info@lightrock.com

Bangalore
13, Walton Road, Bangalore 560001, Karnataka, India
London
2nd Floor, 1 St. James’s Market, London, SW1Y 4AH, United Kingdom
Nairobi
95, Riverside Drive, Keystone Park, 4th Floor Block B, Nairobi, Kenya
São Paulo
Joaquim Floriano, 1120, Conj. 122, Itaim Bibi, São Paulo, Brazil
Zurich
Arterstrasse 24, 8032 Zürich, Switzerland

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