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Thinking and acting sustainably.

Our actions have consequences. Therefore, we set ourselves high ESG goals (Environmental, Social, Governance) and monitor our investments based on these aspects. The ESG assessment not only influences our decisions but is also part of our investment process. We consider ESG as a source for creating sustainable value.

We aim to be a role model. As an investor, business partner and employer.

Principles

Capvis

  • has established rules of behaviour for itselfs, as well as all Capvis employees
  • signed the declaration of the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) in 2014
  • acts responsibly with regards to its portfolio companies
  • wants to make a positive impact on the general public, the employees and the environment

Portfolio Companies

Capvis supports its portfolio companies in the development of ESG standards. We attach particular value to corporate governance and set high ESG goals for ourselves.

Current Projects

Every year, Capvis supports a selection of Swiss charitable organisations in the area of education, health or social welfare. Among others, the following organisations were supported:


“Médecins Sans Frontières” (MSF) is an international humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid in a variety of circumstances and places around the world.

www.msf.org

“Tischlein deck dich”, a charitable organisation that preserves food from becoming waste and distributes it to people experiencing poverty.

www.tischlein.ch

The“World Robot Olympiad” (WRO), a global robotics competition for young people aimed at evoking an interest in pursuing science or engineering.

www.worldrobotolympiad.de