We back purpose-driven entrepreneurs tackling the world’s biggest challenges


Lightrock is a global private equity platform investing in sustainable businesses built by purpose-driven entrepreneurs, committed to innovation for systemic change at scale. Since 2007, Lightrock has invested in companies that pursue scalable and tech-driven business models around the key impact themes of people, planet, and productivity/tech for good. Lightrock’s portfolio includes more than 60 high-growth companies, supported by over 55 professionals based in 5 offices across Europe, Latin America, India and Africa. Lightrock is backed by the Princely House of Liechtenstein and LGT, the international private banking and asset management group. 

value creation

Lightrock has an active approach to company value creation and acts as a thought partner to entrepreneurs. We focus on the key areas of value creation with a consistent and structured support approach:

  1. strategy and impact: active and accountable engagement with top management on strategy and impact with the help of trusted senior advisors and experts
  2. functional capabilities: programmatic engagement with portfolio companies in benchmarking and developing functional capabilities across: HR, Finance, IT/Technology for performance management, Governance and others
  3. partnerships, financing and fundraising: leveraging our global relationships and networks for the benefit of our portfolio


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Location London, UK
Africa, Antarctica Region, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Europe, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Micronesia, Nicaragua, Northern America, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela
Sectors Sector agnostic
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