Redefining the meaning of investing
What if the solution to change the world was locked because of conventional investment techniques?
Minerva follows a systems-based approach, changing the world through backing technology and innovation.
Minerva is a for-purpose investment fund which was founded in 2009. We focus on growth companies in spaces that have the potential to change the world for the better. Minerva Capital Group is a female-led, diverse, and international team with work experience in over 40 countries. Our global network, for-purpose focus, and access to innovative technologies are key ingredients to our success.
"Right ideas, when executed by the right people, can move mountains. With this vision as our canvas and investment capital as our tool, we aim to shatter prejudices and change the world."
We invest to change the world.
We are a visionary fund with a human-centric, participatory, and data driven approach - intended to empower humanity. Our methodology focuses on identifying unique investment opportunities and utilizing a variety of powerful levers to transform a company’s business processes and bottom line.
Our investments lie at the intersection of performance and inclusive growth. We invest in companies with our 20/20/20 principles:
- 20% women into management & board - to introduce diversity in leadership.
- 20% of training hours dedicated to bias training for the workforce - to innovate by developing human resources
- 20% of community involvement to underserved communities - to build capacity by fair hiring practices
TECH-DRIVEN INVESTMENT THEMES:
Minerva strongly believes in bolstering and keeping close relations with communities that thrive to solve global challenges with a systems-based approach. Some of our themes include:
Catalyze education that not just helps an individual for personal fulfillment but also uplifts an entire community by making information and exposure easily approachable which in turn builds knowledge and skill sets.
Facilitate emerging and matured economy which grants safe and equitable use of space resources and technologies for the benefit of humanity and our future as a multi-planetary species - an investment without borders and to new frontiers.
Create an egalitarian society by responsible participation of all informal and societal governance which is in accordance with principles of justice and individual rights, free from discrimination and identity-based prejudices.
Provide cost-effective prevention, early diagnosis, and personalized therapy for individuals and communities for optimal physical and mental health.
Promote the consumption of sufficient, safe, and nutritious food to maintain healthy and active lives for all people at all times.
Build smarter, greener cities with optimal resource allocation to advance urban services like energy, transportation, and utilities to enhance the lives of citizens.