Acumen invests philanthropic capital to create sustainable businesses serving low-income communities. As an incubator and laboratory for social enterprises, it has invested US$115M in 113 companies across the globe, disrupting systems that have previously made it difficult for people to break out of poverty.

In Clean Energy specifically, Acumen has, to date, invested US$23.6M in 23 early-stage companies that have impacted the lives of more than 92 million people with low-cost, high-quality light, power, and cook stoves.