Financial support to new ventures and businesses

INVESTMENTS, MICRO GRANTS, JOINT INVESTMENTS IN SUPPORT OF SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Financial support to new ventures and businesses

Financial support to start-ups and business ventures – The focus of the Impakt Investment Foundation is on sustainable models of financial support for business development. The Foundation provides grants for starting small businesses and within larger projects with strategic partners of the foundation.

MENTORING AND TECHNICAL EXPERTISE TO ENTREPRENEURS 

The approach used by the Impakt Investment Foundation in providing support to business ventures after the establishment and entry into the market is based on long-term professional support that includes expert support in targeted areas, connecting entrepreneurs in functional support networks and development mentoring business. Support is tailored made to his / her specific needs both in terms of content and in terms of the required dynamics and intensity.

Expert support means the time-limited engagement of narrowly specialized experts in areas such as manufacturing/technology, marketing, intellectual property rights, law, bookkeeping, human resource management, etc. The task of these experts is to eliminate clearly defined business problems that are key obstacles to the expansion, profitability or achievement of social business goals. The Foundation has an extensive network of domestic and international experts from a large number of fields, and members of the networks are invited to function in all cases when the expected benefit from business improvement justifies their engagement.

IIF portfolio contains network that includes more than 130 business entities active in a significant number of industries (agriculture and food processing, textiles, metal and wood industry, ICT, tourism and others). The Foundation coordinates the maintenance of regular contacts and identifies opportunities for cooperation between network members. This cooperation includes the exchange of opinions and experiences, sharing information on the market situation (equipment, technologies, suppliers, prices, etc.), establishing direct business relations, and joint market presence with third parties, etc.