ABOUT

Evalysis is an impact measurement and management consultancy that works with impact investors and grantmakers to improve how organizations define, deliver, and report on social impact. Clients include the Rockefeller Foundation, MasterCard Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, NESTA, Impact Management Project, IDRC, and Humanity United.

Services

• Design, implement, and review social impact measurement strategy and approaches.
• Develop strategy and theory of change for philathropic and impact investment initiatives.
• Conduct summative, formative, and developmental evaluations of grant and investment portfolios.
• Customize impact frameworks, tools, and reporting for grantees, investees, and intermediaries.
• Facilitate evidence, learning, and impact reviews – with Boards, management, investment, program, and evaluation teams.

Projects

• Developmental evaluator for a $25MM impact investing fund. Co-led theory of change development; impact due diligence design; impact scoring and portfolio mapping tools; monitoring and learning reporting; and investee capacity support.

• Acted as a senior technical advisor on an impact strategy audit of the impact portfolio of a leading impact investor, and compared it to good practice from industry IMM frameworks.

• Advised a leading foundation to advance impact measurement within impact investing. Analyzed industry trends and best practices; provided recommendations for collaboration and market development; and delivered knowledge products and learning sessions.

• Advised a leading foundation on the development of a global impact investing initiative. Worked with leadership and program staff on the theory of change, assumptions, and indicators. Provided guidance on design, implementation, and evaluation priorities for granting, investment, and partnership strategies