Profit & Planet

Value Add:

Committed to Double Bottom Line (DBL) returns, we focus on delivering substantial Profit, with positive impacts on people and our Planet.

DBL Cleantech Capital takes a proactive and hands-on role with the companies it chooses to invest in. Since the firm usually holds a significant ownership position in its portfolio companies, board positions and advisory roles are typically required. In this capacity, DBL Cleantech Capital adds value through collaboratively working alongside entrepreneurs to:


  • Shape core strategy, business model, value proposition and target markets
  • Develop a human resource strategy to build the winning team and structure positive management incentives
  • Source, interview and fill key management positions
  • Ensure carbon reduction is a key part of the business model
  • Drive sales by making senior level introductions and joint calls
  • Inject business discipline and process into operations
  • Advise and negotiate strategic / synergistic partnerships
  • Create licensing and royalty deals
  • Link complementary technologies
  • Shape corporate governance policy and board structure
  • Provide advice for mergers or acquisitions of other companies
  • Source additional financing
  • Develop a professional financial management system
  • Negotiate debt financing
  • Provide guidance on the IPO / liquidity process