GRESB and The Clean Fight Join CREtech Climate as Industry Partners
New York, NY (April 1, 2021) — CREtech Climate, a platform devoted to educating and inspiring investment in climate tech, sustainability and ESG throughout the Built World, is proud to announce that GRESB and The Clean Fight have joined as Industry Partners. Personally curated by CEO, Michael Beckerman, CREtech Climate’s Industry Partners are global leaders who are making meaningful change in the world of climate tech.
The organizations will be joining Building Transparency, Urban Land Institute, MIT Center for Real Estate, Carbon Leadership Forum, British Property Federation, and NewCities as Industry Partners to assist with CREtech Climate’s mission to create a more sustainable Built World. Founding Sponsors of CREtech Climate include Fifth Wall, EY, RXR, Oxford Properties Group, Rudin Management Company, and Savills North America.
Along with aligning brands through the partnership, leaders within the organization have joined the prestigious CREtech Climate Leadership Board. The elected members from these new organizations include:
- Guido Wagenaar, Chief Commercial Officer, GRESB
- Kate Frucher, Co-Founder & Managing Director, The Clean Fight
To learn more, please join the CREtech Climate Community at cretechclimate.com.
GRESB is a mission driven and investor led organization providing standardized and validated Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) data to the capital markets. Established in 2009, GRESB has become the leading ESG benchmark for real estate and infrastructure investments across the world.
The 2020 real estate benchmark covers more than 1,200 property companies, real estate investment trusts (REITs), funds, and developers. Our coverage for infrastructure includes more than 540 infrastructure funds and assets. Combined, GRESB represents US $5.3 trillion in real asset value.
The reported ESG data is used by more than 100 institutional and financial investors to monitor investments across portfolios and understand the opportunities, risks and choices that need to be made as the industry transitions to a more sustainable future.
Find out more at www.gresb.com
About The Clean Fight
The Clean Fight is dedicated to accelerating the transition to clean energy for all. Our flagship not-for-profit accelerator helps scale the top growth-stage clean energy companies from around the world, looking to expand into New York. Innovators that will help meet New York’s future energy needs, while boosting economic opportunity and job creation for all.
Powered by New Energy Nexus. Funded and supported by NYSERDA.
Find out more at https://www.thecleanfight.com/
About CREtech Climate
CREtech Climate serves as the “voice” of the real estate industry’s commitment to climate tech by developing a global consortium of thought-leaders, policy makers, venture capitalists, startups, and real estate companies. The overriding goal of CREtech Climate is to significantly reduce the industry’s carbon footprint by driving investments and encouraging the adoption of climate technologies as well as ESG/Sustainability initiatives.
CREtech is Reimagining Real Estate. We are the largest international community of professionals devoted to technological innovation in the real estate sector. Our mission is to help the industry embrace, adopt, and future proof its businesses. Our streaming, live/virtual events, and consulting platform inspires the next generation of ideas, processes, and people to champion the world's largest asset class.