Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund
The Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund (CSCF) achieved its first milestone capital closing at € 50 million in December 2016. The fund remains open for new investments, with a target to raise € 100-150 million.
CSCF is aiming to capture the growing opportunities emerging from a pressing need for novel feedstock, innovative & sustainable processes, better functional materials, food & feed products, fibers and jet fuels.
The Fund aims to combine financial returns with a material contribution to and a front-runner view on developments in sustainable and novel feedstocks, chemical and advanced materials, processes and products.
CSCF will focus on investment opportunities in Europe and North-America, but will also consider investments in other regions of the world. The Fund will invest in companies that are in revenue stage or pre-revenue stage provided that the technologies and products are disruptive and have the potential to significantly address global markets.