Adventures in Venture
Anna-Marie Wascher, Flat World Partners
After several decades of modest growth, the field of impact investing appears is hitting its stride. Sustainable assets have grown exponentially as investors look to fund solutions to large-looming problems. As a highly intentional asset class, venture capital has historically lent itself well to investors who seek financial and social/environmental returns. Which nuanced sectors (e.g. renewable energy storage, Blockchain, AI), are gaining popularity, and which mainstays (e.g. climate change, economic development, and agriculture) are expanding the fastest? How will this new, non-fringe era of sustainable finance change the venture scene?
sustainability trends, sustainable finance, Venture
1) Ela Madej or Seth Bannon, founders – Fifty Years Venture 2) Ev Williams, founder (Obvious Ventures)