Responsible Investment

Investing for Sustainability

At Rivean Capital, we believe incorporating Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) considerations into our portfolio management adds investment value while also contributing positively to our society.

We encourage our portfolio companies to operate in accordance with our ESG principles and to actively advance ESG-related initiatives. Through our partnership-based approach to value creation, we push for correction where needed and support our companies in becoming more sustainable, more resilient, and more ethical operators.

Responsible Investment Policy

At Rivean, responsibility means investing in companies that share our values and commitments to the highest ESG standards. As Board members and investors, we strive to continuously improve both financial and non-financial performance throughout our portfolio on behalf of their customers, their industries, and all our stakeholders.

Deeply embedded ESG commitment, with a formal policy since 2008


Rivean Capital makes the following disclosures in accordance with Articles 3(1), 4(1)(b) and 5(1) of the Disclosure Regulation.

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Any product-specific disclosures will be made available to investors in the relevant fund's virtual data room or, if applicable, investor portal.

United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) signatory since December 2019
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) incorporated into investment decision-making
As an ICI (Initiative Climat International) signatory, Rivean Capital is committed to reducing the greenhouse gas emissions of the companies it supports
Member of InvestEurope, a trade association representing Europe’s PR, VC and infrastructure sectors as well as their investors
Member of NVP (Nederlandse Vereniging van Participatiemaatschap pijen) the Dutch trade association for private equity, following their code of conduct, professional standards and guidelines for sustainability and diversity
Sponsor of Level20, an organization that shares our vision and actively works to promote and advance the role of women in the world of Private Equity
Participant in the ESG Data Convergence Initiative which seeks to standardise ESG metrics and provide a mechanism for comparative reporting for the private market industry