“By investing in the Sustainable Development Goals, we invest in the future, ensuring a world in which we strive for peace, stability and prosperity that leaves no one behind.”
— UN Secretary-General António Guterres
Our Investment Thesis
We offer social enterprises the full ecosystem of venture building, acceleration and investment support. We add incremental value and mitigate risks through series of investments, rigorous performance milestones and help successful founders with liquidity events. Here are our investment criteria:
Early stage
Idea or MVP
Emerging markets
At least 75% of portfolio in emerging markets
Industry Agnostic
Tech for Good
Business founders
With a proven business background and deep
expertise in the industry they tackle
Triple bottom line
Tackling one or more SDGs directly, targeting return
at market or sub market rate*
Investment Principles
  • Strong alignment with the UN SDGs
  • Proactive risk taking and rigorous risk management,
  • Careful due diligence of all investments,
  • Highest consideration of investment in businesses helping marginalized and vulnerable communities,
  • Strong partnerships with Impact Investment organizations, governments and civil society,
  • Investing in businesses with positive impact on youth,
  • Investing in businesses with commitment to gender equality and empowerment of women,
  • Adherence to: the UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment, IFC Operating Principles for Impact Management and GIIN Core Characteristics of Impact Investors.
Investment Themes
Technology, innovation and entrepreneurship for positive impact on:
Poverty, Hunger, Water and Sanitation, Health, Education, Gender Equality and Women Empowerment
Natural Capital and Environment, Clean Energy, Climate Action, Responsible Consumption and Production, Life below water and on Land
Work and Economic Growth, Industry, Infrastructure, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Financial Systems
Investment Process
Creatella Impact organizes venture competitions across geographies and industries with local partners to source startups
Companies that meet specific investment and impact readiness criteria are screened with a focus on founders and teams and general readiness level and momentum
Qualification for in-kind Venture Building Investment
Qualified companies receive an initial in-kind investment of circa 75,000 USD making Creatella Impact the first institutional investor
Venture Building to launch the startup
Creatella Venture Builder co-builds the startups providing all technology support, at the same time acquiring first-hand data and metrics on the founders and the startup’s actual traction
Board representation
Board representation is secured to help, support and shape the companies to be successful
Mentorship, coaching and training
Founder focused support, mentorship, coaching & training is provided by Creatella Impact and a network of specialists
Follow on investment
Successful founders are supported with follow on investments linked to milestones and syndication with other investors

New York Office

Creatella Impact, Inc
240 E 39th Street – 24H
New York, NY 10016
United States of America

Singapore Office

Creatella Pte Ltd
10 Anson Road #10-11
International Plaza
Singapore 079903

For early stage social enterprises in emerging markets, committed to providing entrepreneurial innovative solutions for the achievement of SDGs by generating measurable social and environmental impact, Creatella Impact provides venture building, technology execution, mentorship, advisory support, other acceleration programmes, impact investment including financial capital, deal syndication, blended funding and diverse financial instruments.