SOCAP: Soul -- Investing with Meaning -- By: Sal Giambanco
SOCAP – SoulThe Intersection of Money and MeaningInvesting with Meaning3 March 2012Sal GiambancoPartnerOmidyar NetworkOmidyar Network and the Omidyar Network logo are trademarks of Omidyar Network. Other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
About ONOURBELIEF People are inherently capable but lack equal opportunity.OUR Create opportunity for people to improve their lives.MISSIONOUR Catalyze economic, social and political change by investingAPPROACH in social entrepreneurs with scale impact potential.
How is Social Impact Funded?Historically, companies and non-profits have drawn from different funding sources withdifferent goals, though each is capable of having positive social impact. Venture Private Gov’t & Foun- Private Capital NGO Aid dations Equity Orgs Citizen Banks Dona- tions For-Profit Company Non-Profit Organization
Bringing all Tools to BearOmidyar Network employs financial and operational norms from both sectors to eachinvestment opportunity to maximize social impact. • funding instruments • business rigor Venture • high engagement Capital Philanthropic • systems thinking Investment • bottom-up bias • long-term support Firm • leveraged approach Private Foundations • funding instruments • patient capital • mission alignment
Differentiation and Impact Total committed: $500 million Total lives touched: 644 million
Human Capital Focus Areas Maximum Social Impact Leadership/ Talent Governance Strategy • Board Seats • Executive Recruiting• Investment Team •Board Recruiting • Executive Coaching • Consultants • Assessment and •Talent Management • HC Facilitation Coaching Training and Advice • Org Optimization Operational Excellence • Legal and Finance Support • Marketing Strategy and Program Counsel 8