The 5th Industrial Revolution is here.

Join Leading Donors, Investors and Brand Executives
in Accelerating Impact to Achieve the United Nations Global Goals.

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Providing Change-Makers With Strategies and Tools To Create a Better World.

5th Element Group PBC is a global impact accelerator that creates “traffic on the bridge” between KPI-driven performance and SDG-aligned impact.
Our mandate is to achieve this with client-partners through six practice areas, which integrate traditional and innovative impact strategies to facilitate what we call “omniwin” value exchanges.

The Human Element
Connecting Great Leaders and Best Practices
We place Leaders Who Care© in purpose-driven organizations through our leading edge executing recruiting services, and offer best practices training in diversity and inclusion.
Collaboration Capital
SDG Circle
By helping launch the Decade Of Women, Blockchain for Impact, the UN Frontier Finance Forum and more, the SDG Circle has emerged as our global collaboratory for SDG Heroes.
Donor Advisory Services
The SDG Impact Fund, a 501(c)3 Independent DAF
The DAF with which we partner facilitates matched donations, MRI investing, amplification, and a world-class collaborative community of the like-minded working to achieve the SDGs.
Good Exchange Campaigns
Unlock Brand Donations Through Consumer Engagement
We work with global brands to utilize the Good Exchange® methodology to “unlock” funding for the SDGs from inline operating budgets by achieving brand KPIs and increasing Brand Warmth.
Social Raffles and Contests
Creating Global Gamification Initiatives for the SDGs
Through strategic partnerships, we are advancing global, frontier tech-enhanced gamification and contest initiatives around the 17 SDGs to unlock millions of dollars of new impact grants.
Digitalization Services
Strategy for Smart Securities and Digital Currency
We offer services to accelerate the development, integration and promotion of market-leading digitalization initiatives through a global network of independent but affiliated partners.


5th Element Group hosted a series of events at Skoll World Forum with partners including to advance current work and announce new initiatives relating to the donor, investor and brand initiatives connecting performance to SDG-aligned impact.
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As part of our dedication to collaboration as essential to accomplishing the UN Global Goals, we are making our way through the SDG Circle Tour Events schedule, which includes 5th Element-sponsored events and initiatives led by the growing social impact-motivated community.

Skoll World Forum
April 9-11, 2019
Decade Of Women Confab
March 7, 2019
Indian Leadership Conclave
February 16-17, 2019
Latest news
Updates about "Traffic on the Bridge" between KPI-Driven Performance and SDG-Aligned Impact
Skoll World Forum + 5th Element Group

April 14, 2019

The SDG5 People’s Prize Announced at Skoll World Forum in Collaboration with 5th Element Group


April 11, 2019

Global ‘Good Exchange’ Activation Announced Between Ovanova and 5th Element Group PBC to Fund Rainforest Partnership Rainforest Partnership

Roots of Peace

April 11, 2019
Roots of Peace and 5th Element Group Announce Global Alliance to Redeem Active Minefields in Vietnam by 2020

Kristin Simmons - SDG5 Global Alliance - Artist in Residence

April 3, 2019
Award Winning NYC Artist Kristin Simmons Selected by SDG 5 Global Alliance and Sponsor 5th Element as UN SDG#5 1st Artist in Residence

Launching in Early 2019

A co-creation with, this is an evolution of the traditional community-based raffle, scaled through blockchain and digital technology to mobilize micro-donors around the world to work together to collectively finance the BHAGs required to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Alexandra Cousteau | SDG 14 – Life Below Water
Joby Weeks | SDG 6 – Clean Water and Sanitation
Pari Ibrahim | SDG 5 – Gender Equity
James Sternlicht | SDG 14 – Life Below Water
Jeanine Becker | SDG 17 – Partnership for the Goals


The SDG Circle is a flagship initiative of 5th Element Group PBC in partnership with and the Convening17 initiative. SDG Circle events bring together impact investors, donors and brand executives who create “traffic on the bridge” between KPI-driven performance and SDG-aligned impact.
Born out of The Decade Of Women initiative launched at the United Nations in 2018, The SDG5 Global Alliance is a non-organizational, omniwin movement launched with sponsor funding from 5th Element Group and members of the SDG Circle. The SDG5 Global Alliance helps fund and promote inspirational activations supporting the empowerment of women and girls worldwide as key to achieving all 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Featured Interview

Community Members
Sharing excitement for the intersection of impact and frontier technology.
5th Element is re-defining how omniwin models can help us achieve the SDGs.
Bobby KiaFounder of The People's Prize
We are so grateful for 5th Element’s support to share our cause. The capital their campaign provided is changing our impact dramatically.
Pari IbrahimFounder, Free Yezidi Foundation
The world needs 5th Element Group! The Indian Leadership Conclave and the movement it represents is important and inspiring, for people here in India and all around the world who are working towards the emergence of women into governance and economic stakeholder roles.
Kavita GuptaFounding Managing Partner, ConsenSys Ventures
Huge thanks! The 5th Element Group’s campaign with charity: water put a spotlight on the particular impact of clean water access for women and girls.
Scott HarrisonFounder and CEO, charity: water
I participated in the Decade Of Women Collaboratory led by 5th Element Group…because this frontier technology represents a game-change moment when financial inclusion and independence for women can be achieved at a dramatic new scale. I’ll do all I can to make it happen with partners that can bring the change.
Todd MorleyFounder, G2 Investment Partners & Event Delegate
The union of four forces at the 5th Element’s Indian Leadership Conclave – the government, finance, technology, and business sectors – will surely trigger new opportunities for more effective collaborations.
Meena NarulaIndia Country Director, Water for People & Women of Change Award Recipient
We need to explore new ways to provide more funding to address crisis issues relating to our oceans, and 5th Element is advancing creative solutions.
Alexandra CousteauFounder, Oceans2030
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