Welcome to the website of Sir Ronald Cohen

Sir Ronald Cohen is a preeminent international philanthropist, venture capitalist, private equity investor, social innovator, and vanguard of the global impact investing revolution. He was co-founder and Executive Chairman of Apax Partners Worldwide LLC, and has chaired numerous global initiatives on impact investment. Today, he is the Chairman of the Global Steering Group on Impact Investing (GSG) which followed the G8 Social Impact Investment Task Force, which he led, Chairman and co-Founder of The Portland Trust, co-founder of Social Finance UK, US, and Israel, and co-founder of Bridges Fund Management UK and US, and Bridges Ventures Israel.

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Sir Ronald Cohen co-founded Social Finance Ltd in 2007, and was its Director until the establishment of Big Society Capital in April 2012. He also co-founded and is a Director of Social Finance US and Social Finance Israel.  Social Finance... more

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Tue, 08/15/2017
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Gordon Brown