What we do
We are a network of business people and corporate organisations that uses an enterprise approach to tackle global poverty.
We support projects in developing countries that create jobs, empower the poor and transform communities.
Our members have already created or are sustaining over 20,000 jobs in 62 projects in 22 countries, with a total direct or indirect investment of £55m.
Help us continue creating sustainable employment and resilient businesses as permanent solutions to the curse of poverty.
News & Events
Transformational Business Network Asia Conference 2016 – Fighting Poverty through Enterprise will bring together influential thought-leaders and high-level stakeholders to focus on accelerating impact investment in Southeast Asia. This action-oriented event will provide participants with an opportunity to learn about the latest innovations, to engage with inclusive and high-impact enterprises, and also shape the ecosystem
In an exciting new milestone, Dato Kim Tan, co-founder of Transformational Business Network, launched the first social impact company on the ISDX stock exchange in London on 30th November 2015. INQO is a social impact company using enterprise to tackle poverty focused primarily on Sub-Saharan Africa.
Transcend Support is a ground-breaking social business in Palestine which has faced diverse challenges in such a conflict-ridden environment – but the prize has been a functioning, successful business which can operate in times of peace and in times of conflict.
Transcend Support, founded by TBN Partner Jerry Marshall, is a call-centre business that is a great fit for Palestine because it is not dependent on the free movement of individuals or goods.