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Social Responsibility versus Returns: A Partnership, Not a Battle

Alternative Emerging Investor magazine has published an interview with Vivina Berla on private equity investments in Frontier and Emerging Markets. There is a large gap between perceived and actual risks when operating in these countries, and investing is a responsible way may… Read more

Sarona recertified as B Corp

B Corps  are certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. As part of the recertification, Sarona scored well above the average for a developed market B Corp and within… Read more

Sarona contributes to World Economic Forum report on impact investing

How can mainstream institutional investors design visionary and pragmatic investing strategies that target high risk-adjusted returns while creating a measurable positive impact? Find out in the latest report by the World Economic Forum Investors Industries, prepared in collaboration with Deloitte… Read more

Sarona selected for ImpactAssets 50 for 4th consecutive year

Sarona Asset Management has once again been named to the ImpactAssets 50 – an annually updated list of 50 experienced investment managers that deliver social and environmental value in addition to financial returns. “Being selected as one of the ImpactAssets… Read more

Menno Derks makes partner at Sarona Asset Management

In early October, Sarona welcomed Menno Derks as the company’s fourth partner. Menno will continue to lead the company’s fund investment activities as Managing Director Fund Investments. “Working with Menno is a great pleasure and an extremely rewarding experience,” said… Read more

OPIC President applauds Sarona’s progress

Speaking today at Sarona Asset Management’s Investor Day 2014, Elizabeth Littlefield, President and CEO of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, recognized the speed and effectiveness with which Sarona deploys growth capital for development… Read more

Sarona named to ImpactAssets 50 for 3rd consecutive year

Sarona Asset Management has once again been named to the ImpactAssets 50 – an annually updated list of 50 experienced investment managers that deliver social and environmental value in addition to financial returns. Being included in the ImpactAssets 50 speaks… Read more

Impact Investment: An Emerging Asset Class

Private Equity International released an article on “Impact Investment: An Emerging Asset Class” which gave recognition to Sarona and our strategies. Please  view the article mentioned. Read more