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P.I. for Impact is a consulting platform for early stage social & impact ventures that want to grow their business while increasing their impact in the world.

We have a proven track record of successes helping the social sector to grow, having worked first hand with SE and investing institutions. Our main services focus on strategy, finance, social investments readiness and growth plans.

We believe in a world where all businesses have a positive impact in the society the operate within, but to achieve that, social enterprises need early stage support to build the right strategical infrastructure.

Clients Include: Comic Relief, UnLtd, GIZ for Egypt, British Council, The Challenge.

Let’s enable the Social Sector to thrive.

Our Founder

Francesca Pileggi

Our founder, Francesca Pileggi, is an experienced business advisor working since more than eight year to support start-ups and early stage ventures to grow.

She started her career in Berlin, where she worked for four years in the start-up ecosystem. Working at first to support a Business Angel in assessing investment opportunities, she quickly growth her career toward one of the most structured and famous incubator in Europe, Rocket Internet, covering investment and growth strategies for a portfolio of over 60 ventures all over the globe.

During the past three years she then decided to pivot her career into more purpose driven ventures and transition toward more social and impactful businesses, which is why I then moved to London and launched her consulting firm P.I. for Impact with the aim to support impact ventures and social enterprises to grow their businesses.

Her core areas of intervention are financial management, investment readiness, growth strategy and impact assessment.

Past Projects

Our client spectrum is quite vary, from large scale charities (Comic Relief, UnLtd) to small high potential impact ventures (GoldFingerFactory, Think for the Future) to governmental organisations for launching international development projects (GIZ, British Council, Cambridge University).

International Development Clients:

GIZ: developed and launched an accelerator for inclusive businesses in Egypt.
Key Achievements: Successfully graduated a first cycle of the incubator and preparing for the launch of a second cycle.
Our impact: All of our 10 ventures in the cohort aim to provide further employment and empowerment to low income women (and 70% of them are female lead), thanks to the participations into our support program they achieved higher confidence in their business structures and processes, raised investments and improve their impact toward their beneficiaries.

Impact Venture Clients:

Think for the Future: growth strategy support to the founder, including a financial assessment and investment readiness analysis to further scale the business.
Key Achievements: Supported in the redefinition of the company financial tools with a key focus on next years’ strategy and forecasts. Further support to investigate further investment opportunities will continue through 2019.

Charity and Non-profit Clients:

The Challenge:  delivered a resources pack for the recent Department for Education reform of T-level industry placements.
Our impact: in July 2018 the resources have been distributed to 420 education providers all over the UK to begin implementing industry placements the following autumn. This will give 25,000 young people nationwide by 2020 the opportunity to get real-world work experience in a field related to their area of study.

Additional Collaborations:

Our Founder, Francesca is:
Resident Mentor at Cambridge Social Venture Department;
Faculty Expert at Allias Serious Impact;
Member of the Impact Collective;
Selected consultant for SPRING accelerator.

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