Enable Impact is a catalyst and conduit to bringing capital into the impact sector – helping to grow businesses that have a social purpose and mission – in a more efficient and effective way.
Enable offers accredited investors access to private syndicates and curated deals, and helps social entrepreneurs raise capital in a more targeted and efficient way.
Invest with Enable Impact
Source direct impact investments, vetted by our investment committee and delivered to your inbox.
Access deals led by notable impact investors, offering the opportunity to co-invest in the round.
Efficiently review complete due diligence material provided directly from the issuers within a secure dealroom.
Easily fund and close transactions using our FINRA-compliant investment marketplace and broker dealer affiliate.
Benefit from third-party verification, legal disclosure, and “Bad Actor” review of the issuer.
Invest for profit and purpose. Back entrepreneurs that are solving critical issues in a sustainable way.
Funding for Social Entrepreneurs
Introductions to relevant, accredited impact investors seeking to invest in ventures like yours.
Investors require due diligence – and we can help you provide that by way of third party reviews and reports.
Your plans, pitches and documents are kept secure in the Deal Room – available to accredited investors only.
Finding investors and getting funded is quicker and easier using our integrated investment marketplace.
Our network includes angels, individual investors, impact groups, impact funds, advisors, foundations and family offices.
Work with investors who preserve and enhance your company’s values.
Meet Our Team
Philip is a former tech entrepreneur who sold his last start up, CyBerCorp.com in 2000 to Charles Schwab. He and his wife then became engaged in philanthropy, international aid, and community development through A Glimmer of Hope working in Ethiopia and Austin, TX. Most recently, he formed and funded Enable Impact to help Social Entrepreneurs get the capital and support they need to address global issues in a sustainable way.
David comes from an entrepreneurial and investment management background. He worked at HSBC and Merrill Lynch in their private wealth departments, focusing on proprietary private equity and venture products. David received his MBA from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business and B.A in economics from Claremont McKenna College. In his free time he enjoys paddle tennis in Venice Beach, live music, skiing, and traveling.
Rob Johnson, CFA
Rob previously worked at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he provided investment management services to a select group of families and institutions. Rob is a CFA® charterholder, and holds the CAIA designation and Series 7 & 66 licenses. He earned an MS, Finance from DePaul University, and a BA from the University of Iowa. Rob is an avid footballer, cyclist, and enjoys live comedy.
James J Castle
Investments & Operations
James runs operations and assists with investments at Enable Impact. He holds series 82 and series 63 licenses. James graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BA in Biology and a Business Foundations Certificate from the McCombs School of Business. His interests include biology, medicine, aviation, cars, meteorology, technology, and Baylor football.
Chelsea is a multi-disciplinary artist focused on visual design consulting, brand identity, and website design. She loves high quality craftsmanship, from a beautifully designed website to a hand-crafted pair of shoes. She also designs and handcrafts fine jewelry and clothing.
Nico recently graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a B.A in Finance. He has experience working at the university’s endowment office as a finance intern. Before joining Enable, he worked in a start-up environment at a company called Hylyte, performing various roles (sales, ad campaigns, etc.). He enjoys spending his free time coaching tennis, staying active, and has a newfound passion for live music since moving to Austin.