Manifest Climate, a Toronto, Canada-based climate intelligence SaaS+ (software as a service) platform for public and private organizations, completed a CAD $30m Series A funding.
The round was co-led by BDC Capital Women in Technology Venture Fund and Climate Innovation Capital, with participation from OMERS Ventures, Golden Ventures, Garage Capital, Active Impact Investments, Klass Capital and Bryker Capital, and influential angel investors.
The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and its business reach.
Led by Laura Zizzo, Co-Founder and CEO, and Jeremy Greven, Co-Founder and President, Manifest Climate provides a climate intelligence SaaS+ (software as a service) platform for public and private organizations to identify, engage on, confidently meet disclosure obligations and build capacity to manage climate-related risks and opportunities. The system also offers real-time insight on climate-related market trends and best-practices across sectors and geographies.
The platform is already being used by some of the world’s largest financial, insurance, endowments and asset management organizations, as well as, real estate, mining, technology and packaged goods companies across North America, Europe and beyond. Current users include Scotiabank, Manulife, Teck Resources, BentallGreenOak, Loomis Sayles, among others.