Unleashing Private Capital for Global Health Innovation

2019
Page count
74
pages
Description

Unleashing Private Capital for Global Health Innovation takes stock of the needs of innovators and investors. This report:

  • Lays out the challenges and opportunities of innovating and investing in global health
  • Proposes a catalytic early stage “Innovator Support Facility” designed to increase the number of promising innovators successfully navigating the “valley of death” and reaching a point where they can attract and absorb more traditional sources of private capital
  • Proposes a blended finance & global health “Investor Support Facility” designed to provide low cost risk capital to offset lower risk-adjusted returns in global health and ‘crowd-in’ a wider array of private investors
Publish date
Language of publication
English
Region/Country
IB topics
Finance for Inclusive Business
Innovation
Sector
Health