New York, NY |

Joined in January 2004

About Us

Acumen is changing the way the world tackles poverty by investing in companies, leaders, and ideas. We invest patient capital in businesses whose products and services offer important opportunities to people living in poverty. To date, Acumen has positively impacted 270 million lives by investing $115M in 113 innovative, early-stage companies in Africa, Latin America, South Asia, and the United States. But investment isn’t just about capital, we’ve been investing in relationships for years… connecting with emerging leaders in their own countries and engaging them in extended collective dialogue, moral inquiry, and skill building. 

Areas of Focus Include

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Poverty


  • 40 Worth St.
    Suite 303
    New York, NY 10013

Current listings by ACUMEN

JobsLocationDate Posted
Acumen Fellows Program, Senior AssociateNew York, NYJanuary 7, 2020
Executive Assistant to the PresidentNew York, NYJanuary 2, 2020

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