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About LGT Venture Philanthropy

LGT Venture Philanthropy supports organizations with outstanding social and environmental impact. Our team in six continents strives to increase the sustainable quality of life of less advantaged people by inspiring clients for active philanthropy, providing individualized philanthropic advice and investment implementation. Our broad range of clients benefits from the experience, systems, processes and networks built by implementing the philanthropic engagement of the Princely Family of Liechtenstein/ LGT Group.
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H.S.H. Prince Max von und zu Liechtenstein introducing LGT Venture Philanthropy
at the Partnering for Global Impact Forum in Lugano in July 2012

Team and Board

Our international team combines management and investment know-how with extensive experience in the area of philanthropy. The team members live and work on the ground in Latin America, Africa, Europe, India, Southeast Asia and China.

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Seven principles are the foundation of our work with our clients and with the organizations we support. They help us to increase the quality of life of less advantaged people in an effective and sustainable way.

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We finance young, strongly growing organizations with effective solutions to social or environmental challgenges. In addition to financing, we advise the organizations in management matters and connect them to relevant networks.
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Connection with LGT

LGT Venture Philanthropy is the service provider in all matters related to philanthropy for LGT and its clients. At the same time we benefit from internal management functions and the expertise of LGT to allocate our capital stock.
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Whom we support

All organizations and initiatives that potentially qualify for our support are selected according to the profile of our clients. Before we engage, all organizations go through a detailed six to nine month long due diligence process.

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Email: fellowship(at)
Phone: +41 (0) 44 256 8110