BlueOrchard

Vision & Mission

BlueOrchard is a leading global impact investment manager. As a pioneering impact investor, we are dedicated to generating lasting positive impact for communities and the environment, while aiming to provide attractive returns to investors.

BlueOrchard was founded in 2001, by initiative of the UN, as the first commercial manager of microfinance debt investments worldwide. Since then, the company has evolved into a leading global impact investment manager, connecting millions of entrepreneurs in emerging and frontier markets with investors. It is our aim to make impact investment solutions accessible to all and to advance the conscious use of capital which benefits society and the environment. As a professional investment manager and expert in innovative blended finance mandates, BlueOrchard is a trusted partner of leading global development finance institutions and is a member of the Schroders Group.

To date, BlueOrchard has invested over USD 9.8bn across more than 90 countries. 246 million underserved individuals and MSMEs in emerging and frontier markets received access to financial and related services with the support of BlueOrchard as of March 2022.

Global outreach through local presence

Our headquarters are in Switzerland and we have a total of 7 offices spanning 4 continents.


Blue Orchard Offices