INCO is a global organization that is building in 50 countries a new economy that is environmentally sustainable and socially responsible. INCO invests and supports innovative companies that are the future leaders of the economy. INCO provides training and support to those who wish to work in this new economy.
INCO has a presence across five continents, working to build a new economy based on sustainability and inclusivity.
INCO Academy’s training programs provide the knowledge, skills, and habits necessary to secure in-demand, high-opportunity jobs in the changing economy. INCO Academy provides equitable access to a portfolio of programs around the world.
INCO Incubators helps environmentally and socially responsible start-ups develop their businesses sustainably. INCO has incubator programs working with start-ups in more than 50 countries.
INCO Ventures is a European management company with expertise in venture capital. A pioneering impact investing group, we manage or advise more than €200 million with a focus on investing in promising start-ups and companies that are shaping the new inclusive and sustainable economy.
Key features of our investments
Long term financing tools tailored to the needs of our investees :
– Equity and quasi-equity financing (convertible bonds, “titres participatifs”, “titres associatifs”)
– Minority investments
– In all types of legal structures (commercial firms, cooperatives, associations, foundations, etc.)
– Our investments range between 300k€ and 5M€
Main criteria to be eligible to our funds is to have a development project aiming at changing scale and allowing you to materially increase your social / environmental impact. You need to already have generated sales and validated your proof of concept.
Algeria, Côte d'Ivoire, Kenya, Madagascar, Morocco, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tunisia, Zimbabwe
Agribusiness, Automotive, Banking, Clean technology, Computer hardware, Computer software, Construction, Consumer durables, Consumer non-durables, Diversified services, E-commerce, EdTech, Education, Electronics, Financial services, Food and beverage, Healthcare, HealthTech, Import and export, Insurance, Internet, Leisure and travel, Manufacturing, Mobile, Renewable energy, Retail, Telecom, Transport and logistics, Utilities, Waste management and recycling, Water, sanitation and hygiene, Wholesale