We are all about positive social change.
Our passion is bringing science and innovation to projects, policies and businesses, managing and enabling positive social change.
We satisfy the highest criteria for a social enterprise – generating 100% of income on the market and reinvesting it into the community.
We are social scientists, we base our work on scientific ethics and quantitative and qualitative methods of analysis.
We generate on average 3.17 EUR social return on investment. By employing us we significantly contribute to positive social change.
We tackle tough issues! Because they are tough for a reason. That is why we are often called a small company for big ideas.
We practice what we preach! We have a unique impact on business culture, including the right to make mistakes, planning for unplanned work so we don’t impose burnout and so we can be there when we are needed ad hoc.
We are the toughest on ourselves and we continuously re-examine and measure our own impact.
We make sure to keep important things in focus – that is why, each year we chose our internal and external Impact in Focus to guide our work.
We are all about positive social change. Check out our internal (business culture) and external (impact we create) impact commitments bellow. Our job is to make the world better, and we need you to do it!
We also act as an impact investor, investing resources into impact projects.
Tamara is the founder of both ProPuh and Impact House, led by a passion for social impact hacking and 20 year experience in innovating, managing and measuring positive social impact across all sectors. Tamara has worked with and in international institutions (UNDP), European institutions (EU Parliament) as well as the national government as an adviser to the Deputy Foreign Minister heading the Open Government Partnership and leading in open, innovative and impact policy revolution. Tamara has worked with large corporates in developing core business through the perspective of social impact as well as numerous startups as a mentor in the field of innovation and impact. She has worked as a researcher and professor at the university and has worked and continues to volunteer in several NGOs as project manager, trainer and community manager working with youth, Roma, migrants, women and other communities.Tamara was selected by the European Comission as 30 best social innovators in Europe.
Danijela studied sociology and anthropology at the University of Zadar. She is competent in qualitative and quantitative research and in socio-humanistic topics of public policies, social (in)equality, and power relations. Danijela is an experienced junior impact specialist with strong analytical skills and a scientific approach. Her professional focus is measuring social impact, creating a CSR business strategy, analytical research, and reporting. With the aim of achieving positive social changes, Danijela is currently a Ph.D. student in social science specializing in public policy.
Ana-Marija is a lawyer with over 15 years of experience in national and European legislation and regulation practices and a contractor for the Court of Justice of the EU. She is a connoisseur of legal systems and German and English language and a trained mediator specialised in alternative dispute resolution. With a passion for generating positive social impact and the knowledge of complex systems and procedures, Ana-Marija is a senior adviser specialising in guiding complex systems towards simple impact solutions.
Stjepan has over 15 year of experience in management, and development, of social economy organisations. He is specialised in green economy, community development and new technologies. His employment history includes a full mandate as the Executive Director of ACT Group, a consortium of social enterprises, as well as leading support organisation for entrepreneurs with positive social impact. Before becoming the CEO, in said consortium (which employs over 70 people and are a leading example in the region) his roles were development and capacity building. As the CEO he founded an incubator and accelerator, brining networking, mentoring and access to finance to social enterprises and impact startups in Croatia. He mentors in areas of: strategic management, people management, project management, services development, social impact management, operations and processes.
Tomas Chang Pico
Tomás is a lawyer specialized in international law, international development cooperation, and political economy. Tomás was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela but has lived and worked in Costa Rica, the USA, Spain, and the Netherlands, where he is currently based. While working for different international NGOs and philantropic foundations, he has gained ample experience in providing technical, strategic, and organizational advice to civil society across Europe, Latin America, Africa, and Southeast Asia. He has worked in diverse thematic areas (e.g. public health, inclusion of marginalized communities, journalism and freedom of expression, etc.) following a human rights-based approach and has expertise in impact facilitation, capacity-building, strategic planning, advocacy, strategic public interest litigation, and research. Since 2021, Tomás sits in the Board of Directors of the International Drug Policy Consortium.
Anamarija is a curious psychologist who started her career in the NGO sector, in the field of children’s rights. Her interest in creative communication brought her to a renowned creative agency, where she spent three years managing projects and developing communication strategies for leading national and international brands. Her biggest wish is to make the world a better place, be it by talking with people or working on a gender equality campaign, as long as it’s ethical and efficient.
We are very proud to have the following organisations as integral part of the Impact-House community
Social impact hacking
Lobbying training and service for those who cannot afford it
Upcycling through cooperation