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The growth in wider energy-transition strategies introduces an interesting new dynamic to renewable and clean energy investment.
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Vortex Energy IV, which is targeting $700m, is looking to invest across the energy transition spectrum in Europe, North America and Australia.
The fund will follow a growth equity strategy targeting European, Latin American and Indian companies focused on 'impact themes of people, planet and productivity’.
The fund, which is believed to be targeting about €500m, is set for a first close before the end of the year.
Available to susbscribers only: an Excel spreadsheet containing details of LP commitments to funds managed by members of our Impact 20 ranking.
Bo Bai AGF Asia Green Fund
Bo Bai founded impact firm Asia Green Fund in 2016 following a seven-year spell as a Hong Kong-based partner and managing director at Warburg Pincus.
Next year our proprietary ranking of the largest impact managers in private markets will look totally different.
(From left to right) Udayan Goyal, Apis Partners; Lila Preston, Generation Investment Management; Bobby turner, Turner Impact Capital; Robert Antablin, KKR; Maya Chorengel, TPG; Scott Barrington, North Sky Capital; Mathieu Chabran, Tikehau Capital; Nancy Pfund, DLB Partners; Philip Newborough, Bridges Fund Management; Kevin Lu, Partners Group; Andy Kuper, LeapFrog Investments; Michele Giddens, Bridges Fund Management; Torbjorn Caesar, Actos; Stephen Ellis, TPG; Ken Mehlman, KKR; Cecilia Chao, Bain Capital; Jim Coulter, TPG; Nino Tronchetti Provera, Ambienta; Thierry Deau, Meridiam Infrastructure; David Blood, Generation Investment Management; Matteo Stefanel, Apis Partners.
Our inaugural list of the world's largest impact managers in private markets contains specialists from private equity, private debt, private infrastructure and real estate. It promises to be controversial.
Ken Pontarelli Goldman Sachs
The newly established Sustainable Investment Group has raised more than $800m to invest in a market segment where valuations 'are a lot more forgiving' than other parts of private markets, says partner Ken Pontarelli.
How the research and analytics team calculates the Impact 20.

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