Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund

The Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund (CSCF) achieved its first milestone capital closing at € 50 million in December 2016 and closed its fund raising in december 2018 with a committed capital of € 86.5 million.

CSCF is aiming to capture the growing opportunities emerging from a pressing need for novel feedstock, innovative and sustainable processes, better functional materials, food & feed products, fibers and jet fuels.

The fund aims to combine financial returns with a material contribution to and a front-runner view on developments in sustainable and novel feedstocks, chemical and advanced materials, processes and products.

CSCF focusses on investment opportunities in Europe and North-America, but will also consider investments in other regions of the world. The fund will invest in companies that are in revenue stage or pre-revenue stage provided that the technologies and products are disruptive and have the potential to significantly address global markets.