Godeke Consulting helps capital drive positive change.

Our mission is to further our clients’ goals with strategies, services and expertise that enhance investment returns and meet impact objectives.

We maintain an independent and conflict-free practice at the intersection of asset owners, advisors, investment products, markets, and academia. Our ultimate goal is to align and harmonize investments toward positive change.


Godeke Consulting supports and counsels clients from every side of the table.


We work to create shared value and sustainable impact for our clients by beginning with the target outcomes and focusing on “the how” in order to help clients identify opportunities and make the best decisions to maximize their investment impacts.

Our independent approach allows our team to collaborate across the industry.

Godeke Consulting’s practice is customized for every client and project. Our consulting expertise and services include:

  • Guiding asset owners to establish clear Impact Strategy goals and implement effective blueprints to maximize their resources.

  • Helping connect asset owners to new partners and resources through an independent and collaborative Investment Advisor Search process.

  • Supporting fund managers to better align their products with the right markets through Impact Fund Manager Strategy, Positioning and Consulting.

  • Leading independent Research and Analytical Projects through customized research agendas.

  • Providing independent Due Diligence, Performance Monitoring and Impact Evaluation so clients can achieve their impact objectives more efficiently.

  • Creating impact investing Educational Tools and Experiences across a variety of topics for students and practitioners.

For Asset Owners

Individuals, endowments and institutions can activate their investments to ignite positive social and environmental change by working with us to identify opportunities and ask the right questions. Godeke Consulting's independent perspective and objective approach position asset owners to own what they own. 

For Impact Fund Managers

Fund managers work with us to create shared value through new strategies and products. Godeke Consulting also works with providers of existing investment products to reposition their offerings for success in the market by integrating social and environmental factors.


Steven Godeke is an independent consultant, practitioner, researcher, and educator at the intersection of philanthropy and capital.