LET’S NOT BE MINDLESS. THE WORLD’S CARBON BUDGET IS FINITE.
AND IT’S RUNNING OUT FAST
Every year, the world adds 51 billion tons of greenhouse gas emissions. Decarbonizing our climate is one of the most difficult challenges humankind has ever faced. We need to get to net-zero. Fast.
We believe that technology is the most powerful and impactful tool in solving the net-zero challenge. That is why Contrarian Ventures backs talented entrepreneurs working on the most difficult problem – climate change. We invest early, we invest with conviction and we provide resources needed for fast growth. We are here to venture with you.
Share of total GHG emissions that we address:
Annual climate tech investments of total VC:
We are always straightforward, succinct and to the point with everyone. The time we have to reduce climate change is limited and we cannot allow ourselves to waste it on sugar-coating. This manner empowers us to make better and quicker decisions.
BRIDGING THE GAP
Our investment approach is focused on active, hands-on work that benefits entrepreneurs. We are resourceful and provide a process-driven approach, be it operations, business development, or fundraising. It is something that works well for companies beginning to find their traction and that need a partner to support growth.
WE HELP TO CONSTRUCT COMPANIES
CONTRARIAN VENTURES FAMILY
Venture industry is filled with constantly evolving challenges. We have built a team of bold investors and seasoned entrepreneurs who bring a process-driven approach to tackle these challenges together with entrepreneurs moving us closer to a net-zero planet.
STUFF WE DO
A network is not built overnight. We proactively engage with the climate tech communities through our various initiatives to educate and be educated.
We do a monthly newsletter to cover significant developments in… That’s right – climate tech.
Forget what you know about tech conferences – Energy Tech Summit focuses on quality content, context, and in-depth discussion with more than 1,000+ participants annually.
Climate 50 is an annual list that aims to recognise the most impactful global climate investors allocating capital to entrepreneurs moving us closer to a net-zero planet.
This is only the tip of the iceberg of our community engagement. It helps us and people like yourself be decisive, learn and share experience.