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Our community of entrepreneurs is shaping trillion-dollar industries and uplifting the lives of more than 1.4 billion people.
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368 Ventures across 52 countries
We are grateful to our global community of 1,070 mentors — from Nobel Laureates to renowned executives & policy makersSee all our mentors »
Founder of The Huffington Post & Thrive Global. Author of 15 books.
3rd CTO of the United States, Former Advisor to Obama, Former VP at Google
Serial Entrepreneur; Named “10 Most Powerful People in Africa”
Founder of WordPress (powers ~25% of the internet)
High Tech Entrepreneur with 3 Unicorn IPOs, Chair of Global Innovation Catalyst
Advisor; Former CEO of the Development Finance Corporation; Former Director of World Bank
Director at U.S. Department of Energy; President of Generate Capital
Author and Former Vice Chair at GE
TIME Magazine Hero & President of Natural Capitalism Solutions
CEO, Tides Foundation
Founder of Prototype Thinking, Lab Director of the Planet, Former Lead at Google X
Founder of African Creative Agency
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We work with partners who believe that solving the world's toughest problems is not only a moral imperative: it's also an unprecedented financial opportunity
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We align investors with companies operating at the nexus of global impact & profit.
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Unreasonable has meticulously pulled together a portfolio of entrepreneurs that rivals even the most intelligent and respected funds in Silicon Valley. I believe Unreasonable has the most impactful network of entrepreneurs in the world. I am humbled to be a part of this movement as an Unreasonable Mentor.
Mohanjit Jolly - Mentor
Global Investor and Advisor; Co-founder Iron Pillar Capital; Former Partner at DFJ
Unreasonable Group represents a cultural shift. We've tried aid and philanthropy, and those are crucial, but complex issues need multiple, innovative levers, and that's where Unreasonable plays a crucial role. They are proving not just that we can move beyond aid. But that we must.
Alonzo Fulghum — Mentor
Former Acting Director at USAID; Executive Vice President at VIATEQ
If your company is striving for positive Impact while future-proofing your brand and your strategy, you cannot find a better partner and collaborator than the team at Unreasonable.
Mark Thain — Partner
Director of Social Innovation, Barclays
Being a part of Unreasonable has fortified d.light with a powerful and unrivaled network of mentors and fellow entrepreneurs. Today, we have brought solar to over 75 million people across the developing world. Though significant, we have a long way to go to reach nearly 2 billion people without reliable electricity. With the Unreasonable community at our side, I'm confident d.light will achieve our vision of universal clean energy access.
Sam Goldman — Fellow
Founder & President of d.light
Unreasonable is a great collaborator. The team operates at the nexus of profit and impact providing a unique combination of insight and smart innovative thinking combined with unwavering energy and enthusiasm. They have been a pleasure to work with on our Project Literacy campaign, helping us to push innovation further and faster and always exceeding expectations.
Kate James — Partner & Mentor
Former Executive at Pearson, Gates Foundation, Citi, and Standard Chartered Bank
If you are an entrepreneur and you ever get the chance to become a part of Unreasonable's global network, do not miss this opportunity. To be an Unreasonable entrepreneur has been a game-changer for me. The global community of entrepreneurs at Unreasonable will undoubtedly be remembered by future generations as having helped define progress in our time and I'm grateful to be a part of it.
Xavier Helgesen - Fellow
Founding CEO, Zola Electric; Co-CEO of Enduring Ventures
Unreasonable was a catalyst for ThinkCERCA. As a CEO, I would highlight Unreasonable as the source of the best changes in my practice and growth as a CEO. If you are an entrepreneur and you ever have the chance to become a part of this network, take full advantage of it. Without hesitation it has been one of the most enriching of my life personally and professionally, a game-changer for our company.
Eileen Murphy - Fellow
Founder & CEO of ThinkCERCA; Educator & Entrepreneur
The Office of Global Partnerships at the U.S. Department of State is honored to consider the team at Unreasonable partners. Our collaboration over the years has proven to me that if you are looking to solve society's toughest challenges, you'd be lucky to find a partner like the Unreasonable Group.
Thomas DeBass - Partner & Mentor
Managing Director of Global Partnerships, U.S. State Department
Unreasonable has built one of the world's most powerful networks focused centrically on backing for-profit entrepreneurs positioned to solve the world's hardest and most meaningful problems. One of the highlights of my professional career and one of the most insightful and heartfelt experiences I've ever had is the honor of being an Unreasonable Mentor.
Pascal Finette - Mentor
Chair for Entrepreneurship & Open Innovation at Singularity; Co-Founder at Be Radical
Unreasonable has provided me and my company, EcoPost, with a life-changing network of support that has not only impacted me but in turn thousands of youth and women in Kenya. It has catapulted Ecopost years ahead of where we would have been. I strongly believe Unreasonable represents the most impactful and effective fund, organization, and accelerator of our time.
Lorna Rutto - Fellow
Founder & CEO of EcoPost