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 in all areas from investor, to business partner and as an employer.
- has established rules of behaviour for itself, 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 for the general public, employees and the environment
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.
Every year, Capvis supports a selection of Swiss charitable organisations in the areas of education, health or social welfare. Amongst other, the following organisations have been supported:
“Médecins Sans Frontières” (MSF) is an international humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid in a variety of circumstances across the world.
“Tischlein deck dich”, a charitable organisation that preserves food from becoming waste and distributes it to people experiencing poverty.