Buying into the future of the planet
Climate tech is an area of keen interest to venture capital firms. Jonathan Keane takes a look
World Fund is a relative newcomer on Europe’s venture capital scene but the firm has a clear message from the off. Its aim is to back tech start-ups that can contribute significantly to reducing carbon emissions.
Unveiled in 2021, World Fund has so far raised more than €300 million to invest in such companies. Craig Douglas, a partner at the firm, told Connected there were more than 200 backers supporting the fund, with many of ...