Partnering for Growth Solutions

Catalyst Management Services is a Social Investment Specialist that partners with Change Agents*, sharing a joint ambition to unlock and accelerate impact, scale and
sustainability of development. To address complex issues that need integrated solutions, we forge partnerships for effective action and growth solutions to shape social

We implement landscape, feasibility and needs assessments, all leading up to the design of development interventions. We believe design is a significant factor in the effectiveness, impact and sustainability of such interventions. We create designs using human-centred design and participatory approaches, incorporating learning from successful stakeholder interventions. We specialise in designing:

We use established design and planning frameworks like Results Based Management (RBM) and our own proprietary frameworks. Our work includes:

Redesigning midway during periods of crisis or unplanned change is also part of our design work. Some key examples of our work in this area:

National Drug Control Master Plan (NDCMP) for Government of Nigeria and UNODC, involving 37 Ministries and Departments

Design of India’s HIV Programme for Global Fund – Rounds 7,8,9,10
Design of the 3-fold model for smallholder farmers – for a three-fold increase in their incomes
Design of invest for wellness (i4we) primary healthcare model

* CSOs, Resource Organization, Investors, Sectoral Leader, Policy Makers, Government.


Capi 2020

CATI – Area
Development Index

Indicator Banks

I4WE Programme Model

Polling Booth

Measure of Livelihood


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