Our mission is to be the leading provider of impact-driven capital, financing disadvantaged communities, entrepreneurs, and diverse investment talent.
Lafayette Square was built by entrepreneurs and credit lenders that managed more than $5B of capital across a variety of industries.
Our mission and culture are rooted in the coalescence of the head, heart, and hand.
Lafayette Square was founded in 2020 by Damien Dwin and a small team with the mission of being the leading provider of impact-driven capital in the world.
Vehicles purposefully structured for double bottom-line impact.
Regional-focused, direct lending platform built to serve US-based lower middle-market borrowers
Institutional support for diverse and impact-driven managers
At Lafayette Square, we are more than just seasoned investors and experienced financial engineers. We are a group of individuals from diverse backgrounds passionate about impact and the communities in which we live. We’re honored to meet you.
Lafayette Square formally launched in November of 2020.