LGT Venture Philanthropy Partnering locally to build resilient communities and healthy ecosystems

LGT Venture Philanthropy strives to improve the quality of life of people facing disadvantages, contribute to healthy ecosystems and build resilient, inclusive, and prosperous communities. We strengthen the capabilities of locally rooted organizations delivering effective, scalable solutions to systemic problems across health, education and environment.

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We provide funding, business expertise and access to relevant networks.


LGT Venture Philanthropy develops thesis-driven strategies and builds thematic portfolios of solutions to enable lasting systemic change.

LGT Impact Fellowship

We connect experienced professionals with our portfolio organizations looking for talent.


LGT Venture Philanthropy

LGT Venture Philanthropy extends its partnership with FES to support its 5-year 'Promise of Commons 'strategy

FES is a front-runner in restoring commons by securing tenure for communities, building inclusive governance systems, and unlocking public funding Founded in 2001, FES works towards ecological restoration and conservation of land and water resources in degraded and marginalised zones in India...
LGT Venture Philanthropy

"Together, we can drive positive change for generations."

In this interview, Oliver Karius, CEO of LGT Venture Philanthropy, talks about the organisation's history, its unique impact-driven approach and the exciting journey that lies ahead.

LGT Impact Fellowship

LGT Impact Fellows strengthen our portfolio’s capabilities to tackle health, education and environmental challenges. Read their reports from the field.

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