Impact Investing vs Investing with Impact

Are we done talking about trade-offs? Governments, researchers, and asset managers putting billions of dollars to work all believe economic growth and…

Irena Spazzapan

Managing Partner

Systemiq Capital

Irena Spazzapan is the Managing Partner of Systemiq Capital, the climate-tech VC spin-off from the world’s largest pure-play climate advisory firm Systemiq. She built the current team and led most investments in Fund I (ZeroAvia, Jupiter Intelligence, OpenInvest, Charm Industrial, Brimstone, BEDEO, Ohme and many others). In 2022, Irena led the spin out of Systemiq Capital from Systemiq, continuing to back Series A-B companies with $1-10m initial tickets across the UK, EU and North America. Fund II is currently at $100m AUM, aiming for a final closing of $150-200m in June. Irena comes from a real assets background, coming to climate tech after spending over 10 years at Goldman Sachs in power, carbon and gas.