Acumen Fund’s annual Investor Gathering took place last month, hosting many of our supporters for a meaningful day of celebration and reflection. Watch the videos below, and subscribe to our YouTube channel for future video updates.
Jacqueline Novogratz on taking patient capital mainstream:
CNN political analyst, David Gergen’s keynote speech:
Chief Investment Officer, Brian Trelstad’s portfolio update:
Roshaneh Zafar, Founder of Kashf Foundation in Pakistan, on the power of patient capital in a time in crisis:
Sasha Dichter (Director of Business Development), Nate Laurell (Acumen Fund advisor and partner), Sunny Bates (Acumen Fund partner), Rabia Ahmed (New York for Acumen Co-Chair) and Israel Sanchez (student) on activating Acumen Fund’s global community:
A musical performance and moment of personal reflection from John Forte:
Fellows Program Director, Blair Miller introducing the 2011 Acumen Fund Fellows:
The 2011 Acumen Fund Fellows, our next generation of leaders, reciting letters to their respective destination cities:
Energy Portfolio Manager, Raj Kundra on Husk Power Systems:
East Africa country manager, Biju Mohandas on scaling up our impact in East Africa:
Chief Management Officer, Ann MacDougall introducing two Spotlight Award recipients:
View some pictures from the day in this blog post and Flickr set.
Taylor Ray is a Business Development Fellow in Acumen Fund’s New York office.