Endeavor strives to identify and select High Impact Entrepreneurs to catalyze long-term economic growth.
High Impact Entrepreneurs are those who:
the biggest, most innovative ideas and the capacity to realize them.
their businesses, creating significantly more wealth and high quality jobs.
their knowledge, credibility and financial gains in the next generation of entrepreneurs,
thus multiplying their influence.
We carefully screen and select High Impact Entrepreneurs who will further Endeavor's mission by assessing
the Entrepreneur, the Business and the Timing.
Candidates that have innovative ideas, dream big and are willing to reinvest their time and
money in other entrepreneurs to help them grow.
Companies with an innovative business model and potential to create wealth and jobs, and
scale regionally and globally.
Companies that are at inflection point and are able to grow with help of the Endeavor team.
Through a rigorous, multi-step mentor-led selection process, Endeavor annually screens thousands
of entrepreneurs from around the world to identify those with the best talent and potential for
Post-selection, Endeavor offers entrepreneurs an array of services that help them think bigger, smarter and achieve their
Endeavor Catalyst is Endeavor’s innovative impact investment fund that co-invests in Endeavor Entrepreneurs
through a neutral, rules-based process. Endeavor Catalyst offers a unique opportunity for Endeavor
to become financially self-sustaining by investing in the very entrepreneurs it supports.
- Investments in Endeavor Entrepreneurs fuel the growth of high-impact companies, creating
new jobs, driving revenues, and fostering economic growth in the places that need it
- Proceeds from Endeavor Catalyst provide returns to investors while facilitating Endeavor’s
expansion into new markets and funding the development of critical infrastructure to
support growing operations.
Endeavor Catalyst has made over $115 million investments in 76 Endeavor Entrepreneur companies across
21 Endeavor markets around the world.
You can see the 2017-2018 Endeavor Catalyst Annual Report by clicking here →
Endeavor Insight seeks to deepen understanding of how High Impact Entrepreneurs and scaleups contribute
to job creation and long-term economic growth in order to educate key constituencies, such as
policy makers. In addition, Endeavor Insight seeks to serve as a knowledge center for High Impact
Entrepreneurs, VCs and others providing intellectual capital, useful information and tools that
assist entrepreneurs as they grow their businesses.
Check out the reports