Welcome to The Startup Tank presented by 4WARD.VC, partnership with Mighty Capital, ClimatEU, East Ventures and 4WARD.VC, a special climate and sustainability-focused startup pitch competitive where founders building companies that move the world forward get to pitch their project to a panel of prospect impact and climate focused investors.
- DODO: Helping banks rapidly measure their borrower emissions and unlock sustainable finance
- Brain4Energy: Real-time HVAC equipment operating to reduce building CO2 footprint and energy consumption 30%
- TrueAlgae: Algal-derived metabolite to boost healthy soil microbes and crop yields
- Palau Project: Food scanning app to help consumers reduce their planetary impact up to 70%
- Farmaissance Innovation: Vegan upcycled bioleather that's better than the real thing
Today's Investor Panelists Include:
- Matthias Weber at Mighty Capital
- Tim Steppich ClimatEU.Earth
- Avina Sugiarto at East Ventures
About 4WARD.VC's Climate Syndicate:
4WARD.VC’s climate investor syndicate invests alongside leading climate funds and accelerators in breakthrough pre-seed and seed stage climate startups led by world-class, crazy founders tackling MASSIVE problems in the areas of Food & Agriculture, Construction & Manufacturing, Commerce & Circular Economy, Recycling & Waste Reduction, Energy & Renewables, Transportation & Mobility and anything with positive “climate-economics” that has the opportunity to massively better our world.
For more information on 4WARD.VC and our angel syndicate: 4WARD.VC/syndicate
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