ImpaQt morning tea

December 12, 2018
Media Release

Investing with ImpaQt

The QUT bluebox ImpaQt team hosted an ‘Investing with ImpaQt’ morning tea on 12 December to showcase a number of investible social impact ventures from across Queensland.

The purpose of the event was to introduce potential impact investors to a range of ventures led by innovative social changemakers who are using business to create measurable social impact and financial returns.

“Social and environmental problems are growing in breadth and complexity.

“We need solutions backed by business acumen and financial rigor. Impact investing is a way of aligning resources to drive these solutions”, ImpaQt Chair Lisa Siganto said.

The ventures showcased at this event were:

The ImpaQt team plan to run similar showcase events on a regular basis in 2019. Further details on these ventures and their specific needs for investment and other support can be found here.

Please note: that this event was an opportunity to hear more about social impact ventures within the QLD ecosystem. QUT bluebox may have financial interest in some of these ventures. We do not offer financial advice.

If you are interested in investing in any of the ventures, please feel free to begin your own conversations with the founders, whose details can be found here.

For more information

Contact: Jemima Welsh

Email: jemima.welsh@qut.edu.au

Phone: +61 7 3138 9420