Founding Year: 2009

Staff: 12


Terry Waghorn (Founder & Managing Director)

KATERVA helps clients find innovative solutions to complex social, environmental and business challenges. They also help innovators on our platform find the support they need to grow. At the heart of Katerva is a “carefully curated global network of the movers and shapers of the next economy. It includes entrepreneurs and innovators, academics and researchers, business and thought leaders, policymakers, NGOs and investors.” They find, evaluate and accelerate disruptive sustainable innovations by way of their annual awards program – the Katerva Award- which seeks to be “the Nobel Prize in Sustainability” and boost sustainable business ideas and projects.

Award Categories:

  • Behavioral Change
  • Economy
  • Energy & Power
  • Environment
  • Food
  • Gender Equality
  • Human Development
  • Materials, Resources, Water
  • Smart Cities
  • Transportation



Katerva contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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