Earth Capital Partners LLP trades as ‘Earth Capital’ (EC) and was founded in 2008.
EC is part of Earth Capital Holdings, which was founded by Stephen Lansdown and Gordon Power, its constituent firms manage over $1.5bn in Sustainable Private Equity assets. EC has offices in Beijing, Guernsey, Hong Kong, London and Rio de Janeiro.
EC is a private equity investment manager totally focussed towards Sustainability, investing capital into venture, growth and renewable energy infrastructure opportunities. We invest globally in companies and infrastructure which address the challenges of Sustainable Development such as climate change, energy security, food and water security. We focus on the commercialisation and deployment of proven, sustainable technologies, in various industries including: agriculture, clean industry, energy generation, resource and energy efficiency, waste and water.
Sustainability is measured through the Earth Dividend™ , which provides an annual measure of the contribution to Sustainable Development. The Earth Dividend™ has been developed by EC's in-house Sustainability specialists following a detailed benchmark of international best practice approaches to the assessment, reporting and assurance of Environmental Social and Governance issues.
EC is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Earth Capital Partners Guernsey Ltd is regulated by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission. Earth Capital Brasil is regulated by the Comissao de Valores Mobiliarios.
Mission, Vision & Values
Sustainability: “Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs” – Brundtland Report 1987
Earth Capital (EC) seeks to build on the work of the Brundtland Commission by investing exclusively in sustainable technologies and infrastructure.
EC perseveres to ensure that all its activities are delivered responsibly and with integrity. The firm strongly believes in promoting diversity and creating an inclusive culture for all its employees, investors and investee companies.