WBAF Impact Investment Summit 2018: the Quest for Positive Impact
During the World Business Angels Investment Forum 2018 (WBAF), Tasha Vashisht, a Senior Manager from Scorpio Partnership shares some findings of the 4th edition of the BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report with Nilufer Aktas, Head of Business Development at Private Banking TEB Turkey
About the BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report: based on a survey conducted by Scorpio Partnership, the report analyses the behavior of 2,706 multimillionaire entrepreneurs in 22 countries. Collectively, across their businesses, Elite Entrepreneurs employ 450,000 people, they enjoy an average net worth of USD13, 4 million and each has typically started three companies. Over the last three editions, the reports identified the origins, the motivations, the investments and the characteristics of the “Elite Entrepreneurs”. This fourth edition explores the positive impact entrepreneurs are seeking through three dimensions: their businesses, their lives and their investments.
About the World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF): is an international organisation aiming to ease access to finance for businesses from start up to scale up, with the ultimate goal of generating more jobs and more social justice worldwide. It is committed to collaborating globally to empower world economic development by creating innovative financial instruments for innovators, startups, and SMEs. The Forum interacts with leaders in all areas of society, first and foremost in business and political spheres, to help assess needs and establish goals, bearing in mind that the public interest is of paramount importance.