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We believe that a global system of Responsible Investment, economically efficient, but also Sustainable, is the only way to create long term value and the effective benefit on the environment and society as a whole.
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Duarte Costa
DUARTE COSTA
Founder & Managing Partner
GROSVENOR HOUSE OF INVESTMENTS
Grosvenor House of Investments
Independent Venture Capital Firm, registered and supervised by CMVM (Portuguese Securities Market Commission), signatory of UN PRI - Principles of Responsible Investments of the United Nations and a GRI - Global Reporting Initiative - member.
First Portuguese financial institution certified as a B Corp, Grosvenor is a signatory of the highest standards global ESG protocols.
30+ years of experience implementing sustainability strategies.
Over 40 years of experience in M&A and VC management.
Over €4.0bn of screened opportunities, closed deals and successful exits.
Accumulated experience of over 100 years in the financial services sector.
Asset under Management
Worldwide Investments
With headquarters in Lisbon – Portugal – providing a world-class platform, connecting international markets from Europe to the Americas and Asia, Grosvenor is fully regulated and supervised by the Portuguese Securities Market Commission (CMVM), ensuring full Transparency, Integrity and Independence.
Philosophy
Grosvenor is managed by an experienced and interdisciplinary team with a deep knowledge of the market and its stakeholders. It has special expertise in selecting and managing sustainable investments, generating value and impact through the full integration of ESG factors (Environmental, Social and Governance) in its activity and investment portfolios.
Reporting and Compliance
Our investments are based on ESG principles sustained by the idea that along with Sustainability comes Return. They run side by side. We follow the highest standards of reporting frameworks, like GRI. Our investors may consolidate proportionally our portfolio ESG achievements.
Relationship
Grosvenor establishes consistent relationships with Investors, based on Transparency and Trust. Only the full alignment of interests of our Investors, partners and investees managing teams  guarantee the maximisation of both return and impact on the community and environment.
Signatory of:
Certified B Corporation
Certified B Corporations meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose. B Corps are accelerating a global culture shift to redefine success in business and build a more inclusive and sustainable economy.

Grosvenor House of Investments was certified as the First Financial B Corp company in Portugal, due to its high standards of social and environmental practices business models.
This certification awarded by B Lab - an international movement with more than 3.700 companies in 74 countries - distinguishes good business practices towards a positive impact on environmental and social context.
GRI is the largest worldwide reporting framework in the scope of Sustainability, with a high focus on Impact and results. By setting universally recognized standards, it supports thousands of organizations worldwide, to better understand how to manage and communicate their sustainability impacts, promoting transparency and trust in companies and governments.
GRI Empowering Sustainable Decisions
PRI Principle for responsible Investment
UN PRI is the main global initiative for Responsible Investment, aligning corporate sustainability reports with investors’ expectations.

It promotes 6 voluntary principles for Responsible Investment. It fosters an understanding of the investment implications on ESG matters and integration of these issues with Investment decisions and Asset management.
United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals
sets our path.
United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals
Our world. Our duty to preserve it.
Grosvenor is fully committed to lead all its investments with the purpose of embedding sustainable practices into business models and companies' management. Sustainability is reshaping economies globally, with consumer and supervisory demands at their core, pushing  for innovation and  generating new investment opportunities, creating value for all stakeholders.
Grow Sustainability
Sustainability is now a crucial factor in generating long-term performances.
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Sustainable companies provide products and services that will create value for all.
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A strategy can only really be sustainable if it is also financially sustainable.
Grow Sustainable
Our commitment to Sustainability is on the long term.
Only this way will be possible to build a more dynamic, balanced and sustained ecosystem, prepared to manage all the big challenges that our planet is facing and ensure full prosperity. With this in mind, we have created the “Grow Sustainable” Programme, an ambitious project, focused on promoting sustainable best practices.
 
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INVESTING IS A WAY OF LIVING.
IMPACT INVESTING IS THE RIGHT ONE.
We invest in companies whose sustainable trends and practices create real value for investors while contributing to a more Sustainable World. Grosvenor works together with investees to implement best ESG practices.
Relationship
We establish consistent relationships with the Investors, providing high levels of Trust, Transparency as well as Genuine Partnership with management teams, in order to ensure total alignment of interests.
Research
By screening the targeted markets – considering both sustainability and financial criteria – we will provide superior investment returns and solutions.
Engagement
To serve wealth and well-being, we need to understand the financial materiality of ESG factors and actively engage with companies to improve ESG scores.
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