Programmes

With our Venture Builder, we support Founders who are focused on reducing environmental harms. Read on to find out how we’ve been moving closer tackling this problem:

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Venture Builder

Recruitment for our latest Venture Builder has now begun, with the following mission: “transforming the industries with the most impact on our environmental Crisis”. For more information on this programme and how to apply.

Listen to our partner podcasts

Zinc is pleased to be partnering with two networks ahead of our next mission focused on the environment – the Warrior Women Network and Liminal. You can read more about our partnerships and listen to their podcasts below.

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Zinc is pleased to be in partnership with the Warrior Women Network to bring you six new episodes of Warrior Women the podcast.

Over the coming weeks, each episode of Warrior Women the podcast will delve deep into the story of one ‘warrior woman’ doing exceptional work in their field to create impact and transform the environmental crisis.

Listen to the latest episode now.

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Zinc have also partnered with Roland Harwood and his network – Liminal. Listen to his latest podcast episode with our co-founder and Managing Director – Ella Goldner.

The pair spoke about Zinc’s mission to drive impact at scale through backing exceptional talent and also our latest mission to tackle the environmental crisis.

Listen to this episode now.

Become a Founder

Applications for our next Venture Builder are now open. If you’re an ambitious individual with a passion to transform the industries that have the most impact on our environmental crisis, then put in an application today!

Environment Fellows

The Fellows are key members of the Zinc community. They are leaders in their respective fields who are actively engaged with our Environment mission area. Fellows assist the Zinc team in driving the programme and provide support to our Founders throughout their journeys to building impactful, ambitious and successful businesses.

Margarita Skarkou

ClimateTech investor, 2150

Margarita Skarkou

ClimateTech investor, 2150

Paul Clarke

Independent advisor, ex-Ocado CTO

Paul Clarke

Independent advisor, ex-Ocado CTO

Magda Titirici

Professor of Sustainable Energy Materials, Imperial College London

Magda Titirici

Professor of Sustainable Energy Materials, Imperial College London

Jimmy Mitchell

Skanska

Jimmy Mitchell

Skanska

Useful Resources

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Venture Builder 2022 FAQs

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Mission Focus: Construction & Building operations

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Mission Focus: Food, Fishing & Farming

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Portfolio Case Study: RideTandem

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Mission Focus: Transport

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Mission Focus: Manufacturing & Supply Chains

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