As an operational subsidiary of Bpifrance for the direct investment activities and funds of funds, Bpifrance Investissement is involved in the general interest entrusted to Bpifrance, and adopted the social responsibility commitments and priorities that it publicly sets in its CSR policy:
The employment development, in particular for young people
The ecological and energy transition, in particular the optimisation of the energy resources’ use
Governance and management quality, in particular promoting the integration of women
The promotion of women’s entrepreneurship
For each investment decision, Bpifrance consistently takes into account the ESG non-financial criteria (Environment, Social and Governance) that might have an impact on its investments.
Its responsible investment approach is defined based on international standards and collective commitments from financial investors so as to comply with Bpifrance’s general interest Bpifrance’s investments are fully part of this general interest mission by enhancing SMEs’ shareholding structure and ensuring their development based on a model ensuring a financial performance in line with market standards combined with the set-up of a sustainable operating model.