Bridges Ventures

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Phil Newborough
Phil Newborough
CEO

Bridges Ventures operates with the belief that market forces can be harnessed to do well by doing good. Through diverse investment, managerial, and entrepreneurial experience, Bridge Ventures works closely alongside their portfolio companies to help them thrive and grow.

Bridges Ventures  manages over £340 million across seven funds: Bridges Sustainable Growth Fund I, II and III Bridges Sustainable Property Fund, CarePlaces Fund,Bridges Social Entrepreneurs Fund and  Bridges Social Impact Bond Fund.

Omidyar Network participates in the Bridges Social Impact Bond Fund, the world’s first wholesale fund to invest in Social Impact Bonds, that provides capital and support to charities and social enterprises to deliver innovative solutions to pressing social problems.  The Social Impact Bond programmes supported are designed to improve social outcomes in areas such as education, therapy, adoption and care for vulnerable young people.

SECTOR
For-profit
GEOGRAPHIC FOCUS
Europe
INVESTMENT LEAD
Vineet Bewtra
GOVERNANCE ROLE
Advisory Committee