We work for private owners to have a positive impact on the world through their private capital.

«Through our research and activities, we aspire to contribute to the empowerment of owners and investors so that they take well-informed and values-based decisions in today’s world of high uncertainties.»

Dr. Volker Then

Executive Director (CEO)


Fondazione AIS aims at strengthening the social responsibility, impact orientation, and sustainability of private owners.

We empower family owners as well as philanthropy organizations, and other private investors to advance impact and sustainability.

Based on insight, driven by research, supported by data.

We address individuals and as well as family groups, owners, but also their organizations.


Our approach invites them to have a collective impact on the community – and on their own quality of life.