ADB Ventures

ADB Ventures helps early-stage companies scale technology into the Asia-Pacific for sustainable development impact. Click below to see how you can get involved:

ADB Ventures

ADB Ventures helps early-stage companies scale technology into the Asia-Pacific for sustainable development impact. Click below to see how you can get involved:

The Asia-Pacific’s leading impact-tech
support platform

Impact-tech is private sector technology that generates sustainable development impact as it scales. Examples include:

 
Clean and Renewable Energy
 
 
 
Energy Efficiency
 
 
 
Pollution and
Waste Management
 

Agritech for cleaner
agriculture, as well as
healthier and more
plentiful food

Fintech for financial inclusion
especially for women
and the underbanked
 
 
Health technology
 
 

By 2030, ADB Ventures aspires to be Asia’s leading impact-tech support platform with a robust portfolio of impact-tech investments, partners across a thriving impact-tech ecosystem, and meaningful accomplishments towards sustainable development goals.

Accelerating impact-tech into emerging markets

Many impact-tech models have already made their mark on highly-developed markets. But they enter emerging markets more slowly. ADB Ventures accelerates impact-tech into the Asia-Pacific’s emerging markets though a five-step Tech-for-Impact Labs process:

1.

Aggregate the impact-tech needs of key industries, utilities, banks and municipalities

2.

Identify solution providers

3.

Match providers with adopters

4.

Co-fund market pilots

5.

Provide support, including investment, to scale solutions across the Asia-Pacific

Accelerating impact-tech into emerging markets

Many impact-tech models have already made their mark on highly-developed markets. But they enter emerging markets more slowly. ADB Ventures accelerates impact-tech into the Asia-Pacific’s emerging markets though a five-step Tech-for-Impact Labs process:

1.

Aggregate the impact-tech needs of key industries, utilities, banks and municipalities

2.

Identify solution providers

3.

Match providers with adopters

4.

Co-fund market pilots

5.

Provide support, including investment, to scale solutions across the Asia-Pacific

An Initiative of the Asian Development Bank

ADB is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty. Established in 1966, it is owned by 67 members—48 from the region. ADB is uniquely capable of helping early-stage companies scale impact-tech into the Asia-Pacific, having nurtured extensive networks, provided technical assistance to support innovation across the continent, and learnt lessons from similar initiatives

An Initiative of the Asian Development Bank

ADB is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty. Established in 1966, it is owned by 67 members—48 from the region. ADB is uniquely capable of helping early-stage companies scale impact-tech into the Asia-Pacific, having nurtured extensive networks, provided technical assistance to support innovation across the continent, and learnt lessons from similar initiatives

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