ECube, founded by a team with deep operational excellence, is India’s first actively engaged Investment manager in the ESG domain. Our strategy is to enhance shareholder and stakeholder value by taking a private equity approach to our investments and generating returns by enhancing the ESG metrics of our investee companies.
Management of investments in public and private markets, typically through active engagement strategies, by taking concentrated stakes in investee firms.
Stewardship and consulting services to other investors committed to enhance ESG standards.
Advocates and change agents for higher ESG standards through in-depth research, advocacy and engagement in policy debates and discussions.
ECube stands for “Engage and Empower for ESG” – the 3 Es have yielded ECube, our name, and summarise our Vision.
The colors in our logo represent what we stand for - Green for protecting the Environment, Brown indicating our concern for the Earth and our focus on Society, and Blue representing Water.
The unfolding and upwardly directional leaves represent the growth that we seek to achieve in our endeavours. The cube is a three dimensional square representing stability and permanence.
The logo represents our firm’s rootedness in seeking inclusive and rapid growth in our drive towards profit with purpose, underlined by the core values of trust and integrity.
We have launched India’s first actively engaged ESG fund through a unique partnership with Quantum Advisors, pioneers of research-based investment in India. Quantum, founded by Ajit Dayal in 1990, has over 28 years of research and fund management experience and $2.7 bn AUM as on July 2019.
For more on Quantum visit quantumamc.com
• Conduct intensive due diligience of companies by applying our Proprietary ESG assessment framework and enhance the ESG metrics to generate significantly higher returns for shareholders and other stakeholders.
• Acquire significant minority stakes (up to 10%) in under-researched mid and small-cap listed companies for whom ESG could be an important value-lever.
• Engage with investee companies through a very experienced team and operating partners – an active PE-style engagement approach.