Climate Seeders Club

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ANGEL INVESTING COURSE

Climate Tech Startup Angel Investing Course

Limited seats for retail investors looking to invest in early stage startups

Who we are

Climate Seeders Club is an early stage climate tech startup focused investment syndication platform for retail investors looking for an alternative investment class with climate impact.

The platform is an output of the ANDE India Climate and Environment Action Lab, that involved a participatory design approach with various climate focused SGB sector practitioners.

What is Climate Tech?

Climate Tech encompasses a wide range of technologies covering climate change mitigation, circular economy as well as cross-cutting solutions.

Climate Change

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    Clean Energy
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    Energy Optimization
  • MOBILITY
    Future Mobility
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    Energy Access
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    Carbon

Circular Economy

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    Waste to Resources
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    Natural Resources
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    Pollution
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    Clean Industry

Cross Cutting

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    Climate FinTech
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    Climate Blockchain
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    Climate Data & SaaS
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    Sustainable Consumption

The Climate Tech Opportunity

  • Climate Tech Venture Capital reached 2.5x pre-pandemic investment levels in 2021, accelerating startups around the world with over $37B of funding

In India, based on the Early-Stage Climate Tech Investment
Landscape Report 2021, published by Climate Collective and India Impact Investors Council:

  • 120 Climate Tech startups raised equity capital of US $1.2bn from 2016 to 2020

For INVESTORS

The Barriers

Limited access to quality curated climate tech dealflow

Limited ability to undertake or access deep technical DD

Limited understanding of follow-on funding and exits in climate-tech

Limited domain expertise in climate tech

How We Solve These Barriers

The Platform

A Climate Tech focused investment syndication platform offering:

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    Curated deal flow vetted and
    backed by domain experts
    acting as "Lead Investors"
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    For Retail Investors, access to curated
    early-stage climate tech startups
    fundraising between INR 0.25-1Cr.
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    For each investor, an
    opportunity to deploy small cheque
    sizes between INR 2-10 Lakh.
  • offering icon 1
    Curated deal flow vetted and backed by domain experts acting as "Lead Investors"
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    For Retail Investors, access to curated early-stage climate tech startups fundraising between INR 0.25-1Cr.
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    For each individual investor, an opportunity to deploy small cheque sizes between
    INR 2-10 Lakh.

The Process

Deal Sourcing
Deal Screening
Technical Due Diligence
Pitch Days
Deal Commitment
Legal & Financial Due Diligence
Capital Deployment
Post Investment Support

The Benefits 

  • Curated dealflow leads to drastically lower search and discovery costs for quality climate tech startups
  • Lead-investor approach increases confidence in early-stage investments
  • Platform services lead to lower diligence, compliance, monitoring and administrative costs for small ticket-size investors

Our Target Members

High income professionals, Doctors, Lawyers, Business Executives, Successful Founders:

  • Actively investing in early-stage startups (across any sector) and looking to gain the tools to make climate tech investments.
  • Looking for an alternative investment class, but with no experience in early-stage startup investing.

Climate Tech Startup angel investing course

2 Day Weekend (Fully Online)
Saturday, 12 March | Saturday, 19 March 

Are you a high income individual, Doctor, Lawyer, Business Executive or even a Successful Founder investing in early-stage startups across sectors? Do you want to learn about Climate Tech and gain the tools assess and invest in early stage Climate Tech startups?

Join us for this 2-day weekend Climate Tech Startup Angel Investing course with domain experts. Over over 2 weekends, we will focus on:

  • a.

    The Climate Tech opportunity in India
  • b.

    Overview of follow-on funding and exit options in Climate Tech
  • c.

    Overview of our proposed investment syndication platform, Climate Seeders Club
  • d.

    Walkthrough of a detailed Due-Diligence process conducted on real early-stage Climate Tech startups with expert lead investors

We have limited seats so do get in touch soon – we will try to accommodate everyone! 

DAY 1

Saturday, 12 March, 2022

9:00am-10:00am IST

The Opportunity in Climate Tech

10:00am-10:30am IST

Introduction to the Platform

10:30am-11:30am IST

Pitches (simulated case studies), Open discussion with Domain Experts

11:30am -11:45am IST

Break

11:45am-1:15pm IST

Due Diligence of early-stage Climate Tech deals with Domain expert Investors

DAY 2

Saturday, 19 March, 2022

9:00am-10:00am IST

Why SAFE Notes?

10:00am-11:30am IST

Early-stage Climate Tech Startup Valuations

11:30am-11:45am IST

Break

11:45am-1:15pm IST

Follow-on Funding and Exit options in Climate Tech