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Technology, Sustainability, Financial Services
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New Haven, CT
Expected Close Date
June 30, 2023
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Key Deal Facts

2X YOY Platform Revenue growth from 2021 to 2022
4.2X YOY growth in investors from 2021 to 2022
More than 10X growth in project pipeline over the last year months ($205M)
$2.7M raised from private & VC investment, by Techstars ABN Amro Future of Finance & angel investors
Awarded 2022 Impacting Investing Platform of the Year by Environmental Finance
>50% of our offerings listed are led by Black, minority &/or women executives
$1.7T in US climate investment catalyzed over the next 10 years expected from largest climate bill
~52,000 Tons of Carbon Pollution Reduced

Management Team / Advisory Board Bios

Franz Hochstrasser CEO and Co-Founder15-year expert in climate finance & policy. Served in the Obama White House and as Sr Advisor to the Special Envoy for Climate at State Dept on the team that successfully negotiated the Paris Agreement. Yale Masters in Sustainable Finance & Clean Energy., Jackie Logan Chief Investment Officer and Co-Founder20+ years experience across financial markets. Almost a decade with Goldman Sachs in private wealth and compliance, and 12+ years at JP Morgan in institutional fixed income sales and trading. Deep expertise in sales and compliance. UPenn Wharton MBA., Alison Silverstein Chief Operations Officer & Advisory Board Chair25+ years experience growing and selling tech companies, including the recent acquisition of KidFund by UNest., Scott Gigante Chief Technical AdvisorMachine learning scientist with 7+ years in big data, machine learning, data visualization, and software development. Founder of climate advocacy org Yale Forward and lifelong climate activist., Katherine Gunning Acting Chief Marketing Officer15+ years in Fintech and Consumer Packaged Goods Marketing on Madison Avenue and Wall Street. J.P. Morgan, Unilever, Nestle, Cart.com, IEX
Amount Raised : $1,909,503
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