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
Jobs0
    Location of open jobs
    Projects1Location of contracts awarded

    Careers

    Job openings over the past year

    6Total posted jobs

    Examples of past jobs

    • Investment Manager
      Uganda
    • Innovative Result-Based Financing Volunteer
      Germany

    Staff at Yunus Social Business have experience in

    Sectors

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

    Countries

    • haiti
    • argentina
    • colombia
    • germany
    • paraguay

    Skills

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

    Contact Yunus Social Business

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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