Personal Journeys


To help broaden the field of impact investing, the Toniic Institute shares collective member experiences, expert knowledge and personal journey stories. Click below to explore impact advisor podcasts and impact investor stories and videos:

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In our T100 Launch Report, we found that investors working with advisors move faster into impact than investors without advisors. Thus, in partnership with Heron Foundation, we have recorded and shared five brief interviews with impact advisors of Toniic 100% Impact Network participants.

Read the very candid and personal stories of Toniic investors on their journey to 100% impact investing. Also, find more stories embedded into our our guides, reports and interviews and T100 Research.

Tune into videos from Toniic investors who share why and how they have embarked on their journey to invest 100% of their investible assets towards impact. Although brief, each video is full of insights and recommendations for impact investors.

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– first steps in impact investing – 

Overcoming Challenges

James Perry

Setting out on an impact investing journey

Ditte Lysgaard Vind
The Circular Way

Setting out in circular economy investing

Ditte Lysgaard Vind
The Circular Way

Impact investing epitomizes the power of capital markets

Raúl Pomares 
Impact Advisor, Sonen Capital

Why not impact by all means?

François de Borchgrave
Kois Invest

– pioneering women in impact investing –

Investing to protect the commons

Annie Chen
RS Group

From Communist Romania to Stanford to Integral Investor

Mariana Bozesan
AQAL Group

Activating a 100% Gender-Smart Portfolio

Dr. Ruth Shaber
Tara Health Foundation

Investing in sustainable economies and functioning civilisations

Lisa Renstrom

Building out a new impact brand

Kim Jordan
New Belgium Family Foundation

Creating sustainable and inclusive economies

Patricia Farrar-Rivas
Veris Wealth Partners

How one foundation is flipping the paradigm on social change

Ruth Shaber
Tara Health Foundation

Produced by Knowledge@Wharton:

– developing new business models for social change – 

Working in solidarity with vulnerable populations

François de Borchgrave
Kois Invest

Building communities through investing

Gino Borges
Open Path Investments

Amplifying impact worldwide

Danny Almagor and Berry Liberman
Small Giants

Navigating the spectrum of capital to achieve catalytic impact

Matt Patsky
CEO, Trillium Asset Management

James Perry’s new religion

James Perry

Why impact investing will enjoy widespread adoption

Brent Kessel
Abacus Wealth Partners

Impact investing’s spiritual value

Bob Pattillo
Gray Matters Capital

Developing models to achieve quadruple bottom-line

Yosef Abramowitz
Energiya Global Capital

 The innovative and regenerative elements of capitalism

Thomas Van Dyck
RBC Wealth Management

more coming soon!