Danone Manifesto Ventures
New York, United States
Equity investing - Developed Markets
Service with Minor Environmental Footprint
Launched in 2016 in New York City, Danone Manifesto Ventures was founded to bring the Danone Manifesto to life by partnering with a tribe of disruptive entrepreneurs across the world. Danone Manifesto Ventures has an ambition to make investment choices guided by the highest standards of social and environmental impact, in line with Danone’s One Planet, One Health vision to promote healthy and sustainable eating and drinking habits. By providing financial and operational support to its portfolio companies, while preserving the autonomy required to grow an entrepreneurial business, the Danone Manifesto Ventures team helps to nurture its partner companies to their next stage of growth and impact, as well as support the health, wellness and environment of their people and communities. In September 2018, Danone Manifesto Ventures became the first corporate venture fund independently certified as a B Corporation.
Overall B Impact Score
Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.
What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.
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