About us

The Impact Investors Foundation (IIF) is a nonprofit organization registered in 2018 to promote the growth of impact investing in Nigeria and collaboration amongst key stakeholders active in the space. It was formerly known as the impact investing alliance of Nigeria (IIAN) comprising Bank of Industry, African Capital Alliance, Business Day Media Limited, Ford Foundation and Dalberg Advisors.


The IIF 2nd Annual Convening 2019

The IIF Annual 2nd Annual Convening on Blending Finance for Social Investments in Nigeria: Opportunities and Challenges, is designed to bring key actors from diverse sectors to discuss the opportunities and challenges in expanding the blended finance market in the country with a view to reducing the barriers to increasing private sector participation in social investments and financing of SDGs implementation in the county.

The convening is also important to enable catalytic capital holders in Nigeria to better vision where their capital can be used most effectively to achieve their goals – whether to demonstrate proof of concept for a new business model or catalyze commercial capital. The event will hold at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos on Thursday, October 10, 2019.

2018 Convening

Blending Finance for Social Investments in Nigeria: Opportunities and Challenges.