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Backing pioneers in

At our core, Activate believes in a future where energy and industry are clean, connected, intelligent and sustainable. We partner with entrepreneurs who share our vision and have the audacity and persistence to make it real.

The sustainability supercycle

Activate focuses on the global megatrends transforming energy, mobility and industry for a sustainable, resilient 21st century economy. We invest in high-growth companies led by purpose-driven teams that are scaling the technologies for a better future.

Companies transforming markets

Inspirational, aspirational, audacious and persistent. These qualities define our
founders – and are required to build transformational companies of scale.  

17,000 +

customers served to date


average annual savings per customer in 2020

74 M

devices protected from cyberattacks to date

5 of 10

top global electric utilities use Nozomi to protect their critical assets

10,000 +

more informed urban planning decisions made per month through use of the platform

30 %

boost in Bay Area Transit ridership by optimizing routes to serve changing commute patterns during COVID

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Passionate sector experts and collaborative partners

We are more than just investors – we are trusted partners with a proven history of supporting our companies and CEOs. We have more than 130 years of collective experience and deep knowledge of our sectors as both operators and investors.