Jacqueline Novogratz

Jacqueline Novogratz is founder and CEO of Acumen Fund, a non-profit global venture capital fund who's goal is to use entrepreneurial approaches to address global poverty. Acumen Fund has invested over $50 million of patient capital in 50 businesses that have impacted more than 40 million people in the past year. Any money returned to Acumen Fund is reinvested in enterprises serving the poor. Currently, Acumen has offices in New York, Mumbai, Karachi, Nairobi, and Accra.
Posts about Jacqueline Novogratz
  • End of year book and audio roundup

    … that has probably changed more minds and more lives than any other. The Bride... is a meditation on Duchamp, on conceptual art and on a life lived on the edge. Some books pretend to be quirky, this one is. Reminding you about Jacqueline Novogratz' The Blue Sweater, a book that will show you that the world is much smaller than it was, and it's getting…

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