Finance Special Interest Group

Join the Cambridge Cleantech Finance special interest group to learn from investors, funding experts and successful scale-up companies so you can hear about new funds, meet the right people, and hone your pitching skills.

This group is led by Hugh Parnell (Former chairman, Cambridge Cleantech) and supported by Prof Aled Jones (Director, Global Sustainability Institute, Anglia Ruskin), Mark Prince (Director, KPMG) and Martin Clapson (Managing Partner, Price Bailey).

If you are interested in contacting the SIG Champions or in attending one of our upcoming events, please reach out to us at


Greenbackers Climate Tech Tour 2022

Greenbackers are delighted to announce their new, improved funding program for 2022 which builds on our widely acclaimed 26ForCOP26 program of last year. Once again, we will be selecting the most investable early stage climate technology ventures and helping them secure growth funding from our proven global climate tech investor base.

Three Cambridge Firms Among The Twenty-Four Selected To Pitch At The Cleantech Venture Day

Three firms from Cambridge will now pitch their ideas to an audience of cleantech investors at Cambridge Cleantech’s highly anticipated pitching and investment event, the Cleantech Venture Day.

Cleantech Venture Day 2022

EVENT: Cleantech Venture Day
FOR: Cleantech Companies, Corporates, and Investors
DATE: 18th & 19th May 2022
VENUE: Day 1: Cloud Nine, Taylor Wessing LLP, 5, New Street Square, London, EC4A 3BF | Day 2: Online

Betaden North Cleantech Bootcamp

Do you have an innovative Cleantech product or service that you are looking to bring to market or scale in an existing market? Apply to join the BetaDen North Cleantech Bootcamp and reach your next commercial milestone.

Cleantech Venture Day 2022

PRESS RELEASE – Cambridge Cleantech and Oxfordshire Greentech are accelerating the race to net zero with a pitch opportunity for climate positive SMEs at Cleantech Venture Day, to be held in London and online on the 18th and 19th May 2022.

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Water Connect 2022

EVENT: Water Connect 2022
FOR: Anyone interested in innovation in the water sector
DATE: 3rd March
VENUE: Hybrid, Online and in-person in Peterborough

The Role of Buildings in Sustainable Development

EVENT: The Role of Buildings in Sustainable Development
FOR: Anyone interested in the role of buildings in sustainable development
DATE: 15 Feb, from 18:00
VENUE: Hybrid event, Bristol and Online

Funding and scale up opportunities

EVENT:Funding and scale up opportunities for your cleantech business
FOR:  Cleantech SMEs , TRL3+
DATE: 3rd February 2022
VENUE: Online

Access to Finance Conference

EVENT: Access to Finance Conference for Innovators: coaching masterclass

FOR:  Innovators & early-stage SMEs
DATE: 27 Jan, 3rd Feb, 17 Feb, 10 Mar
VENUE: Online