E+Co: A View from the Boardroom
The Social Enterprise Program Case Series
E+Co was a well-respected impact investment firm investing in and advising small and growing businesses focused on the introduction of clean-energy technologies in developing countries. E+Co had operations in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and, since its inception in 1994, had made 287 investments totaling over $45 million. However, since joining the board, new members Dan Abbasi, Russell Diamond, and Bruce Usher had grown increasingly concerned about the financial health of E+Co’s operations.
Case id: 140305