The Green Techpreneur (GT) and the Institute of Directors (IoD) will be co-hosting a roundtable discussion on climate tech and investment trends at Climb23 in Leeds on May 23rd.

This session is for you if you’re a small business leader, entrepreneur or investor interested in how we can enable entrepreneurs to positively impact climate.


The session is hosted by GT Founder Marianne Lehnis and IoD Sustainability Ambassador Ellis Hall and will explore the role of small business leaders and entrepreneurs in driving positive change towards a lower carbon future. It will start with exploring what businesses are doing today and where further innovation is required. The session will move to discussing the specific role of investing in climate tech: the requirements, challenges and the opportunity for investors and entrepreneurs.

Roundtable Speakers

Chris Webb

Co-founder & CEO at Green Growth Investments

Adam Sutcliffe

Head of Mentoring, British Design Fund


Founder at Eco2Wallet, investor, keynote speaker

John Behan

Founder at Ome Capital

Steve Brunning

Managing Director at RapidDCS

Kate Hutchinson

Sustainability Week Conference, Managing Director

Penelope Hope

Co-founder of Rebel Energy

Richard Hagan

founder and MD of Crystal Doors
Climb23 is the biggest event for investors and entrepreneurs in the UK taking place outside of London. It’s a mecca for the investment and entrepreneur sector and a brilliant opportunity to learn from thought leaders, network, and have fun while you’re at it in an informal, festival-like setting that ditches the usual conference formalities. Join us on May 23rd in Leeds at 2:00 p.m.

Get a ticket to attend Climb23 and register to join the roundtable here.

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