Managing Partner, Sustainable Ventures
Andrew Wordsworth is the Managing Partner of Sustainable Ventures which was established in 2011 with a vision of the world in which the twin challenges of climate change and resource scarcity are addressed by commercial solutions. Over the last 10 years we have founded 8 companies to this end, invested in 27 and supported a further 250. Our team includes some of the country’s most talented venture development and early stage investment professionals all dedicated to creating value for our community whilst making the world a better place.
Prior to establishing Sustainable Ventures, Andrew had over 15 years’ experience in the energy and climate change sector – including roles within Esso, Bain, Arthur D Little and as Managing Director of Carbon Trust Enterprises. Andrew holds an M.Eng from the University of Cambridge where he was awarded the Fox Prize in Chemical Engineering.
panel: 11:10 AM – 11:55 AM
Opportunities for investing in clean energy innovations
This discussion will explore emerging trends in the clean energy space and what budding technologies are set to offer ground-breaking solutions here in the UK and globally. From energy efficient technologies to renewable energy sources on the rise, this panel will bring together early stages investors to share perspectives on clean energy opportunities ripe for investment and where investors should be looking.