The fund is focused on six impact areas;
- Better health, saving lives
- Better work and education
- Social inclusion
- Climate action
- Environmental solutions
- Circular economy
Take a look at some of the companies we have invested in, helping to drive towards environmental and societal change.
ALK-Abelló is a pharmaceutical company that specialises in developing products for the more than 500 million people worldwide who suffer from allergies. Among its innovations have been immunotherapy tablets against some of the most common respiratory allergies – including grass pollen and house dust mites – that allow allergy patients to self-administer from the comfort of their own home, rather than suffering painful injections in a clinical setting. Innovations like this can positively transform lives.
∅rsted is a market-leading, Danish-based renewable energy company that strives to build a more sustainable energy future. Over the past 11 years, it has transformed from a company based on non-renewable energy sources to one based on green energy. ∅rsted has established itself as a global leader in offshore wind production, primarily engaging in the development, construction and operation of wind farms. In its relatively rapid transformation from ‘black’ to green energy, Ørsted aims to completely phase out its use of coal by 2023, while simultaneously looking to expand further into other renewable energy technologies.
DS Smith are Europe’s largest cardboard and paper recycler and a leading full-recycling and waste management company. Their aim is “to continually protect the natural environment and be recognised as a good neighbour in the local community”. Through their circular business model their impact is estimated to have saved 36 million trees in 2018. As a leading provider of corrugated packaging solutions DS Smith operate across 37 countries and employ over 29,000 people. Using their expertise from design to production and supply to recycling, they can offer high quality, environmentally friendly, innovative solutions and great service that looks at the whole of its customers’ packaging needs, not just one part.
Information sourced from company literature.