SYSTEMIQ

Founding Year:

Staff: 70

Budget:

Jeremy Oppenheim and Martin Stuchtey (Co-Founder, Managing Partners)

A financial firm dedicated to transforming economic systems quickly to arrive at the UN’s global sustainable development goals.  Their investments support disruptive early-stage digital/technology ventures with the potential to transform systems across clean energy, sustainable land use and circular material solutions. Intends to deploy $20-40m over the next 3 years.

Activities:

 Investment Foci:

  • Clean energy – a future energy system based on a shift to 100% renewable generation.
  • Sustainable land use – balance economic output, social development and land protection.
  • Circular Material solutions – fully bio-degradable replacement of plastics.

Publications:

  • News
  • A library of reports
  • Highlight: Mission Possible: Reaching net-zero carbon emissions from harder-to-abate sectors by mid-century (2018, 172 p.) – Outlines the possible routes to fully decarbonize cement, steel, plastics, trucking, shipping and aviation – which together represent 30% of energy emissions today and could increase to 60% by mid-century as other sectors lower their emissions.

 

 

 

SYSTEMIQ contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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