Our portfolio companies have positively impacted the lives of 13 million people. In 2021 our portfolio ventures sold £54m of tech for good products and services.
We also think we might have one of the most diverse portfolios of early-stage founders globally. For more information on portfolio diversity and inclusion. Head here.
Many workers are now self-employed, in flexible or part-time work, doing job shares, or on zero-hours contracts. But regardless of role or industry, everyone has the right to decent and dignified work.
To help ensure a better future of work for all, we are partnered with the Resolution Foundation to invest in WorkerTech - businesses that are significantly improving the lives of low-income and insecure workers. Take a look at the WorkerTech ventures we’ve backed below.
War, famine and climate change continue to drive growth in the number of refugees worldwide. Despite high levels of education and professional experience, many refugees face barriers to gaining employment. Chatterbox bridges that talent gap by helping marginalised professionals find opportunities in the online economy.
With a third of food wasted globally and the planet’s soils desperately degraded, agricultural systems need rethinking. With their world leading aeroponics, LettUs Grow is at the forefront of this wave, enabling a new way of food production that is sustainable, scalable and affordable.