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Network of partners and experts

  • One stop shop for sustainability-related themes
  • Broad range of specialised professional service providers 

Partners of the SDG INVESTMENTS® Platform offer additional services to both investors and project initiators. These services include expert opinions, sustainability ratings, studies, evaluations or other consulting services.

  • Learn more about our partner programme.

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    Financial Service Provider

    AHP Capital Manangement GmbH is a BaFin regulated financial services provider. AHP provides structuring services to SDG INVESTMENTS GmbH. SDG INVESTMENT GmbH is a Tied Agent of AHP.

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    Sustainability Rating

    imug was founded in 1995 as a spin-off of the Institute for Market, Environment and Society at Leibniz Universität Hannover. As a consulting company specializing in CSR and sustainability, imug combines industry expertise with many years of implementation experience in ESG-consulting and -evaluation of companies. In Germany, imug is one of the leading independent research agencies for sustainable investments.

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    Innovation Consulting

    FUNKELFEUER advises and supports companies in the development of innovative products, services and business models that are tailored to the needs of their end customers. Together with the client, FUNKELFEUER develops sustainable solutions that strengthen the success of companies and keep sustainability in mind. The basis is many years of management and consulting expertise from start-ups, medium-sized companies, corporations and institutions in various sectors such as (renewable) energy, telecommunications, logistics, media, automotive, aviation, social entrepreneurship and others. The FUNKELFEUER team, together with a tried-and-tested network of experts has a clear view of the future: they work with agile and innovative methods, like flat hierarchies and heterogeneous teams.

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    Impact Advisory

    Beyond Philanthropy is a specialized consulting firm that helps companies, foundations and individuals to maximise the impact of their social activities. We support our customers with tailor-made offers from the areas of strategic consulting, project management and research. With our team and network of experts, beyond Philanthropy has already successfully collaborated with over 50 customers on projects in more than 30 countries on topics such as children and young people, Sustainable development and democracy and human rights. Beyond Philanthropy is a "social business" since profits earned are donated to the non-profit organization forum for Active Philanthropy.

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    Impact Advisory

    Roots of Impact is a specialized consulting firm for impact investing and development finance. We advise impact investors, foundations, companies and public institutions on the development and implementation of individual impact investment strategies. Roots of Impact evaluates investment opportunities for its potential for positive social and environmental impact, taking into account the principles for positive impact Finance. In addition, we take on the ongoing monitoring of the impact indicators. Our impact assessment and monitoring goes beyond a rating and can be individually agreed for the investment opportunities presented on SDG investments.

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    Sustainability Advisory

    The NCI Institute for Sustainable Investments based in Munich was founded at the beginning of 2015 by Rolf D. Häßler. It supports institutional investors in the development and implementation of a sustainable investment strategy tailored to their values and objectives. This includes analysing and documenting the social and environmental effects of individual investment solutions. The basis for these individual opinions are, among other things, The social reporting standards.

     

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    Impact Advisory

    EccoWorks is located in Oberursel (Taunus) and was founded in 2007 by Prof. Dr. Henry Schäfer. The company supports banks, foundations and pension funds with conceptual design and implementations of sustainable investment strategies. A special competence is the development of sustainable investment products and their impact. The current focus is on climate relevance and social impact.

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    Business Consultancy

    Since 2010, BNU Consulting for Sustainable Business Management has been supporting medium-sized companies in the development and design of sustainability strategies. Since 2016, BNU gave advice on topics related to sustainable investment for clients including large financial service providers (media design, market research) and universities (executive programs).

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    Impact Investing Advisor

    PHINEO is the leading impact consulting company in Germany with around 60 employees. As an independent, non-profit analysis and consulting company, PHINEO helps private investors, family offices, foundations and companies to use their capital with effect and return. The company supports them in defining their strategic impact goals and integrating them into their capital investments, from the development of a vision and impact-oriented investment strategy to the implementation, monitoring and impact reporting of the investments. PHINEO already analysed the impact of 912 non-profit organisations and carried out more than 160 consulting projects.

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    Research Institute

    Borderstep explores the future and examines what comes (innovation) and what remains (sustainability). With our scientific work we analyse problem solutions for sustainable management and work out future-oriented strategies for companies, founders, associations and politics. As an independent and non-profit research institution, Borderstep is active in the field of application-oriented innovation and Entrepreneurship research and is committed to the concept of sustainable development.

    Sustainability Advisory

    Development of cross-sectoral impact investing strategies for investors with a regional focus on sub-Saharan Africa. Identification of impact investments. Analysis of impact investments and the underlying business models and supply chains economic as well as effect-related-processing of impact business cases for the investability. Preparation of investment memos for investment committee. Implementation/accompaniment of due diligence monitoring and moderation of the entire negotiation process to transaction-post-investment support and trouble shooting. Perception of supervisory and control functions for impact investors. Steinbeis Consulting Impact Investing is a company headquartered in Stuttgart in the Steinbeis group, which has been synonymous with successful technology transfer in 80 countries for 45 years.

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    Impact Communication

    The Impact Club is an international Association for Impact Entrepreneurs - an organization for those who bring us closer to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals through their innovative, scalable and sustainable business solutions. Our objective is to inspire the launch and expansion of more successful impact ventures, raise the awareness about impact investing, promote and support the scaling of tested impact solutions and contribute to a necessary mindset change to bring impact investing from niche to mainstream.

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    Impact Communication

    Markets took up the 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) as investment topics. Green Bonds, Climate Bonds and other instruments experience impressive growth. Unfortunately private retail clients still have limited opportunities to invest responsibly via traditional banks. INVESTABEL aims at changing this. With long-standing experience in the banking sector, information and knowledge.

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    Collateral Trustee

    The HmcS Group (www.hmcs.com) specialises in the supervision of financing and credit portfolios for banks, insurance companies and financial investors. In this environment, we also act as an independent trustee and take over the responsibility for credit collateral that is linked to loans and public bonds. We perceive the necessary safeguarding and control functions and ensure in the crisis a targeted introduction of measures to minimise risk. As an established outsourcing service provider, we meet the requirements of financial supervision, have audited organisational structures and, with a team of more than 75 employees, provide a proven expertise in dealing with monitoring third party assets.

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    Securitization

    Oaklet GmbH, headquartered in Frankfurt/Main, was founded in 2006 as bank-independent offerer of securitization solutions. With a securitised volume of over € 4 billion, the company is one of the leading securitisation specialists in German-speaking countries and a product supplier for family offices, private banks, pension funds and other institutional investor groups. Process support, from product design and modelling to issuing and ongoing secondary market support are the key strengths of the company. The paradigm shift in the financial market leads to a growing range of services.

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    Venture Management

    As a company builder, the Liamont Ventures GmbH from Frankfurt am Main is concentrating on the development, implementation and financing of future-oriented business models for startups and medium-scale businesses. Our objective is to develop future-oriented business models bringing in the area of equity capital, or ' bankable ' in the area of debt. This is achieved in the first step by focusing on customer benefits and the resulting revenue streams. As a further consequence, our focus is on company growth through individual scalability and reach strategies. Our active support in the implementation of the business model contributes significantly to the investment assurance. This activist management approach distinguishes us strongly from pure consulting houses.

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    Innovation Platform

    The GreenTech Hub is Frankfurt's first innovation platform and co-working space dedicated to startups in the green tech, clean tech, green finance and sustainable development sectors. Leveraging the networks of the co-founders TechQuartier - Frankfurt's most bustling innovation hub, and Finance in Motion - one of the worlds leading impact investors, the GreenTech Hub gathers a community of startups, impact investors, mentors, corporates, academia and public institutions to collaborate on innovative ideas that tackle environmental challenges facing humanity.

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    Sustainable Investment Advisor

    SRI stands for Socially Responsible Investments. Being a well-known expert advisor for sustainable investments and specialists for risk minimization, sri.expert offers its services that have grown over more than 25 years, to private investors who are interested in specific sustainable strategies for asset accumulation. sri.expert is an open and experienced investment advisor for all private clients, who are looking for an independent and personal service with a strong relationship of trust.

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