The icon of the All-American road trip invested in Motiv Power Systems, an electric vehicle tech company, via its $60 million Series B round.
- “We want to be able to situate ourselves as much more of a mainstream influence,” says Foxworth of Common Future's network of local change makers.
Newlight Partners has committed $150 million to Leyline Renewable Capital, which backs renewable energy projects at the pre-development stage, where few other investors are willing to go.
- The biggest barriers to growth: a lack of investable deals and the need for more evidence of social and financial performance.
Thimble offers job-by-job liability insurance for the 36% of the U.S. workforce that works contractually.
The Gurgaon and Seoul-based startup offers utility payments, small loans and insurance products, like “mosquito insurance,” to India's prepaid mobile phone users.
The Boston-based venture capital firm will use its first fund to scale up its investment capabilities and build the clean energy pipeline for later-stage investors.