Gresham House Ventures backs Connect Earth in £4.65m fundraise

Thursday 30th March, 2023

Gresham House Ventures led the £4.65m funding round into Connect Earth, a climate impact data business.

Founded in 2021, Connect Earth’s mission is to enable individuals and organisations to make sustainable choices by offering transparent, reliable access to high-quality sustainability data. This empowers businesses to consider their carbon impact when making investment decisions. Based in London, the company serves banks, FinTechs, and ClimateTechs across the financial services industry. The investment will be used to accelerate Connect Earth’s expansion among blue chip names in Europe and the US.

Other investors participating in the round included Love Ventures, Global Brain and its CVC partner The Norinchukin Bank, Portfolio Ventures, Super Capital VC, strategic angel investors and existing investors Market One Capital, Mustard Seed MAZE and Venista Ventures.

Gresham House Ventures seeks to support exciting UK businesses with bold ambitions for the future by providing transformational growth capital and expertise to accelerate business potential. This latest investment in Connect Earth aligns well with Gresham House’s expertise in managing impactful, sustainable investments.

Marriott Harrison advised Gresham House Ventures on the investment. David Bettis led the interdisciplinary team, which included Sean Kelly, Alex Lee, and Sofia Gottgens.

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Articles by David Bettis