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Capricorn: Backing Impact Native Investment Firms

Capricorn, originally formed to manage the assets of Jeff Skoll and his foundation, created the Sustainable Investment Fund to investing in impact native general partners to accelerate the growth of missioned aligned capital. By growing investment firms, Capricorn is catalyzing private sector capital to close the gap between the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals’ unmet needs. Bill Orum and Michaela Edwards, partners at Capricorn, have backed 11 managers ranging from impact-driven carbon finance provider to innovative strategic debt financier Community Investment Management.