B Impact Report

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Citizen Capital

Fonds d'investissement à impact
Certified Since: October, 2015
Location: Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Sector: Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Overall B Impact Scoreinfo_outline

109.1

The B Impact Scores are being compared against all businesses that have completed the B Impact Assessment

Citizen Capital is a leading French private equity fund dedicated to using an impact-driven investment approach to deliver both financial and social returns for investors and society at-large.

Citizen Capital manages €60 million and provides growth capital to high growth small or medium companies (€1 to 50 million sales) dealing with empowerment issues or strong social purpose targeting:Self-made entrepreneurs (lack of educational background, minority-owned, women-led, empowering employees)Mission driven businesses (eg: addressing pressing needs of a vulnerable population, job creation in deprived areas, transforming our consumption habits, creating shared value, etc.)

Their goal is to build wealth for all stakeholders in their portfolio companies. In addition to capital they offer a combination of strategic, financial, operational guidance to the companies in which they invest, as well as a pro-active support in building and driving impact strategy. Citizen Capital has implemented a methodology combining social impact and ESG approach. Citizen Capital has signed the Principles for Responsible Investment (United Nations, PRI) and is a member of the G8 Social Impact Investment Task Force.

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