Overview

  • Organization TypeFunding Agencies, Advocacy NGO, Service Providers
Yunus Social Business is a non-profit venture fund. The group turns donations into investments in sustainable social businesses that provide employment, education, healthcare, clean water and clean energy to almost 1 million people worldwide. Founded in 2011 by Saskia Bruysten, Sophie Eisenmann and Nobel Peace Laureate Muhammad Yunus, the mission is to promote social business as a sustainable alternative to long-term aid, bridging the gap between business and philanthropy. The group's social business venture fund covers 7 regions and in-country teams run regular workshops and social business accelerators for local entrepreneurs. The group invest in promising social businesses providing them with patient finance as well as long term business support.    

Where is Yunus Social Business
Staff2Location of current staff
Jobs1Location of open jobs
Projects1Location of contracts awarded

Careers

1Current job
7Total posted jobs

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Investment Manager
    Uganda
  • Innovative Result-Based Financing Volunteer
    Germany
  • Fund Management and Finance Consultant Volunteer
    Germany
  • Volunteer Social Business Consultant
    Tunisia

Staff at Yunus Social Business have experience in

Sectors

  • development
  • private sector development
  • finance
  • project support
  • research & development

Countries

  • haiti
  • argentina
  • colombia
  • germany
  • uganda

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

Contact Yunus Social Business

Current staff

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Former staff

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Company Offices
  • (headquarters)
  • Zehdenicker Strasse 1 10119 Berlin Germany
  • Germany
  • Frankfurt
  • Niddastrasse 63 60329 Frankfurt am Main Germany

Experience

Primary Funders

Contract Awards

Innovative Finance Initiative

Rockefeller Foundation
28 Sep 2017