• Gustavo Bernal Torres

PE Firms Unite to Fight Climate Change

Five global private equity firms have come together to launch the One Planet Private Equity Funds (OPPEF) initiative-

  • The formal announcement of the initiative was made during a meeting with President Emmanuel Macron. The French leader met 33 chief executive officers from the world’s largest institutional investors, who manage an aggregate $30tn in assets.

  • The founding members of OPPEF include Ardian, Carlyle, Global Infrastructure Partners Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) and SoftBank Investment Advisers.

  • The initiative aims to accelerate the fight against climate change and meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.

Source: https://pe-insights.com/news/2020/11/21/pe-firms-unite-to-fight-climate-change/

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