Former Good Energies CIO Joins London’s Zouk Ventures

Veteran cleantech investor Sven Hansen has joined London-based fund Zouk Ventures as a partner.

Hansen was the first global head of environmental risk management at UBS, the Swiss bank. He most recently was also the Chief Investment Officer at Good Energies, one of the most active cleantech and renewable energy-focused investment fund.

As Good Energies’ CIO Hansen was instrumental in backing some of the green sector’s most attractive companies including solar companies Concentrix, Norsun, Q-Cells, REC, Solarcentury, Solarfun and Trina.

On his appointment, Hansen said:

I have come to know the Zouk team well over the last few years and I am proud to be part of it. Their philosophy, investment principles and hands-on approach make Zouk an exciting business. I am looking forward to the opportunity to grow the company and its investments.”

Photo: Zouc Ventures

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