ADAP Advisory provides structured advice and sustained support to companies to create the necessary foundations for success.
18 Month Agreement
ADAP Advisory has a contractual relationship with each social enterprise that lasts for a period of 18 months, with a payment structure that is a combination of cash and equity that is sensitive to the challenges of a social businesses. Early-stage social entrepreneurs face consistent challenges as they embed impact into their business model. We collaborate with innovative companies to use these defining times to achieve long-term profitability.
"We are delighted to have ADAP on board as a long term partner because of their hands on approach in providing advisory services; we think their commitment validates our hard work, and provides both financial and strategic support to navigate
these uncertain economic
- Manka Angwafo
Our advisory work focuses on the four areas that are critical to early-stage social enterprises: values, impact, revenue, growth. We support each entrepreneur to recognize their own power as they develop their KPI's and achieve their significant milestones. We seek to de-risk each portfolio company, creating value as they overcome the ‘pioneer gap’.
“ADAP has been a very important partner for Drinkwell over the past two years. From regular business reviews resulting in actionable introductions to a working capital financing partner, to a site visit and their unique ‘Taco Tuesday’ experience, ADAP has been a real thought partner
as we executed on our
- Minhaj Chowdhury
CEO and Co-Founder,
We invest the time and energy needed to build deep, trusting relationships to ensure honest, transparent, and direct communication. We work hard alongside the entrepreneurs to support them with concrete tools and skills to strategically build their connections with other investors and key partners for longer-term growth.
“Spending time with ADAP though the Advisory process, especially the home cooked meals!, has provided an unparalleled connection
for us to grow and honestly work through the opportunities and
challenges for our business”
- Thijs Mathot
Founder & CEO,
“ADAP have believed in us, not just by investing but also by supporting us in our pivots and growth to create value for our company and the female farmers that we partner with”
- Manka Angwafo