Commons Capital

(For-profit organisation)

Commons Capital is a venture capital firm founded to realize competitive rates of return by investing in promising young companies whose products, services and corporate cultures promote a sustainable economy and deliver market solutions to major social and environmental problems. The company believes that business can be a powerful force for good in the world and that early stage companies – due to their creativity, flexibility and energy –- have a unique capacity, disproportionate to their size, to generate positive solutions.

Commons Capital has a portfolio that includes investments in healthcare, the environment, energy and education.


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Americas: United States

Global issues

Education and training; Energy; Environment and climate change; Financial all (5)

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