Big Issue Invest CEO: If you’re a woman looking for funding the stats say forget about it

Danyal Sattar discusses progress on the Growth Impact Fund

Big Issue Invest’s Growth Impact Fund was set up to fund diverse founders, who are less likely to receive funding in the UK.

In this video CEO Danyal Sattar updates ESG Clarity on the fund’s progress, and why targeting lower returns is more realistic in today’s world.

He also talks about his experience as a refugee, and explains Big Issue Invest‘s ownership structure and how it hires from the markets the firm is trying to serve.


Natasha Turner

Natasha is global editor at ESG Clarity, part of the Bonhill Group, and has been a financial journalist for seven years. She has been shortlisted for Story of the Year and Investment Journalist of the...