Is Sustainability a $10 Trillion Opportunity?

 

In the tech community, we often come across market opportunities worth millions or billions; but have we ever come across a trillion dollar opportunity?  The opportunities presented by the sustainable development goals, and the changing attitudes of Millennials, are signs that sustainability is such an opportunity for investors at all stages of the business lifecycle.

 

VENTURE CAPITALISTS...

Recognize that start-ups driven by passion, technology, and doing good, lead to more profits in the long run; so much so that impact investing is fast becoming the new venture capital.                             

Asset managers

Recognise that sustainable investing has usually met, and often exceed the performance of traditional investments. So much so the biggest fund manager in the world, is urging CEO’s all around the world to integrate sustainability into their investment process.

ASSET MANAGERS...

Recognise that sustainable investing has usually met, and often exceed the performance of traditional investments. So much so the biggest fund manager in the world, is urging CEO’s all around the world to integrate sustainability into their investment process.

THEREFORE...

We are seeing a funding ecosystem that allows a new breed of ‘Sustainability Unicorns’ to be created. Are these type of unicorns best positioned to capitalize on a new wave of Trillion Dollar Opportunities ?

PRIVATE EQUITY FIRMS...

Recognise that companies who embed environmental, social, and governance factors (ESG) generate higher returns; So much so one of the most successful private equity firms, attributed their decade long success to sustainable investments

THEREFORE...

We are seeing a funding ecosystem that allows a new breed of ‘Sustainability Unicorns’ to be created. Are these type of unicorns best positioned to capitalize on a new wave of Trillion Dollar Opportunities ?

 
 

In this session, we will explore the differences between impacting investing and traditional investing; discuss the ways in which sustainable investments can benefit investors and entrepreneurs; and summarise the practical steps all of us can take to fully embrace the sustainability revolution.


Panelists


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Check out our previous event for panelists we've worked with in the past.