Robert Boogaard

Catalyst for Social Good

Industrieweg 14K, 1231 KH Loosdrecht, Netherlands (Google Maps)


Tel: +31 (0)6 8140 9747

My goal is to make my maximum contribution to a better world. I’ve been an entrepreneur all my life. Now I dedicate myself to catalyzing social good, using (impact) investing, philanthropy and time, via the following initiatives:

Managing director

PCG Investments is a single-family office. Our goal is to strategically apply 100% of our assets and 100% of our profits to maximize our net positive impact and contribute to tackling the world’s most pressing problems. (more >>)


Jazi Foundation is dedicated to maximizing the impact of philanthropy and investing. We do this by funding and supporting initiatives that strive to make philanthropy and investing as impactful as possible. (more >>)

Catalyst (and funder via Jazi Foundation)

The Total Portfolio Project explores how impact-driven investors can maximize the impact across their total portfolios, using both (impact) investing and philanthropy. (more>>)

Catalyst (and funder via Jazi Foundation)

Effective Giving’s mission is to help major philanthropists, at no cost, to find and fund the most promising solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. (more >>)

Catalyst (and funder via Jazi Foundation)

The Enough Project invites high net worth wealth owners to engage in a brave conversation about wealth, impact and fulfilment. (more >>)

I'm also on the advisory boards of Generation Pledge, Effective Altruism Netherlands and the Toniic T100 Project.

Impact Learnings

I'm on a journey to learn how I can 'do good better', to maximize my impact. In the slides below I have summarised the key things I've learnt (so far, over the past eight years) about impact:

Impact learnings

Impact Resources

Below are resources (work in progress) which I have found helpful to develop my thinking about impact, both of investing and philanthropy:

Thinking about impact

Effective philanthropy

Investing for impact