To foster an enduring capital market that accelerates universal access to safe water and sanitation.
Fund management excellence and proven capability in emerging markets
100% focused on financing water and sanitation
WaterEquity is an impact investment manager with an exclusive focus on ending the global water and sanitation crisis.
With 25 years of experience, our team has deep knowledge of water and sanitation investment opportunities in emerging markets. Relationships and insights into innovation guide values-based investment strategies that drive sustainable financial returns and social impact.
Water.org established WaterEquity with the sole purpose of mobilizing capital for water and sanitation enterprises serving the needs of the poor. We understand the scale of the investment opportunity and how to meet the increasing demand for safe water and sanitation among people living in poverty.
in emerging markets
financial and social
"Any economy with water security has a chance to realize its full potential."
– Gary White, WaterEquity Co-Founder and CEO
"When you see the difference that water can make in a community— that feeling of pure joy— there’s nothing really that can compete with that in my day job."
– Matt Damon, WaterEquity Co-Founder