As COVID-19 continues to pose challenges across the globe, it has also shined a spotlight on the climate crisis and the need for governments to incorporate “green” recovery measures in their recovery packages. A number of investors are leading the charge to fund innovative tech solutions to combat climate change and empower companies to bring about a greener future.
For investors either looking to invest in or make better investments in climate-smart solutions, we brought together investors and representatives of their portfolio companies to share about their investment journeys.
The Investor’s Imperative for a Green Future
Managing climate risk across portfolios is no longer merely just “good to have” but is essential to systemically tackle the climate crisis. With the majority of Southeast Asia’s population close to low lying coastal areas, they are prone to climate risks such as sea level rise and storms. Many of these populations are also highly dependent on industries such as agriculture, forestry and natural resources which can be negatively affected by anthropogenic climate change. This is why it is good practice to take into account risks imposed by climate change in investment portfolios and invest in technology-driven and climate-smart solutions.
Read the full article about climate solutions and driving investments by Ernest Heng at AVPN.
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