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We invest in companies that can deliver top-tier venture capital returns and enable social, environmental and economic benefits. In fact, we believe healthy financial performance and positive social change are inherently connected. That’s why we invest in and help nurture outstanding entrepreneurs and companies in Cleantech, Information Technology, Sustainable Products and Services, and Healthcare.


Com­pany has raised over $200 mil­lion to date Farmer’s Busi­ness Net­work Inc., a dig­i­tal plat­form that crowd­sources a range of agri­cul­tural data and ser­vices, has raised $110 mil­lion in Series D […]

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Andela, a tech train­ing and devel­op­ment out­sourcer for African coders, raises $40M Andela, a startup that trains devel­op­ers in Africa and hires them out to global tech com­pa­nies, has raised […]

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Off Grid Electric Secures $55 Million in Series D Financing

Greentech Media
January 24, 2018

The invest­ment is likely the largest pure ven­ture equity round for a solar home sys­tem provider in emerg­ing mar­kets. Off Grid Elec­tric closed its Series D fund­ing Fri­day with $55 […]

5 Takeaways From The Times’s ClimateTECH Conference

New York Times
December 1, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO — Tech­nol­ogy and busi­ness lead­ers gath­ered here on Thurs­day to dis­cuss solu­tions to ris­ing global tem­per­a­tures at Cli­mateTECH, a con­fer­ence hosted by The New York Times. The con­ver­sa­tion ranged from […]

Mapbox closes $164M financing

Masayoshi Son’s Grand Plan for SoftBank’s $100 Billion Vision Fund

New York Times
By Katie Benner
October 12, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO — When Eric Gun­der­sen, the chief exec­u­tive of a map­ping start-​​​​up called Map­box, met Masayoshi Son, the head of the Japan­ese con­glom­er­ate Soft­Bank, in late July, he expected […]

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