SHIFT InvestInvesting in innovations that create environmental or health impact alongside financial return
SHIFT Invest is an impact venture capital fund and it their goal is to generate environmental / health impact alongside financial return. At SHIFT, they look for significant impact regarding climate change, bio diversity, waste, water. SHIFT has 4 investment themes:
- Circular economy;
- Smart food & agriculture;
- Green/Bio-based tech;
- Smart materials.
SHIFT typically invests €250K up to €5M per company as lead investor and are open to co-investing. Investments are always staged based on milestones. The companies they invest in should have a realistic exit potential after 4-6 years of the investment, preferably through a 100% sale of the company.