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GP-leds are of particular interest to the mainstream secondaries players, Tom Jorgensen, a managing director at North Sky Capital, said in a video interview at the Impact Investor Global Summit.
Panellists at the Impact Investor Global Summit London 2023 agreed that GP-leds are where secondaries investors can have the most impact.
Continuation funds could provide sponsors with more time and capital to execute transformative sustainability initiatives.
Summa Equity is looking to move Norwegian biowaste company Norsk Gjenvinning from its debut fund to a separate vehicle.
The ingredients are all there for a big year in impact secondaries, with GP-leds looking particularly tempting.
The investment firm is managing $200m from HESTA in a fund of one to invest alongside impact and sustainable private equity managers.
The impact secondaries firm has hired a veteran of sustainable private equity investing in anticipation of 'a lot of selling activity' by institutional investors.
The amount of dry powder dedicated to impact secondaries increased markedly in 2022 – if from a very low base.
The market passed the $100bn mark in 2021, according to research by VC secondaries specialist Industry Ventures.
The firm has seen several examples of transactions that it previously passed on being relaunched with refreshed pricing.