National Grid Partners is the venture investment and innovation group of National Grid. The firm makes and manages strategically and financially attractive investments and leads firm-wide innovation efforts. The firm focususes on innovation, incubation, corporate venture capital and business development providing a multi-functional approach to change the status quo.
National Grid Partners' focus is broad and covers everything that can help National Grid better perform its core operations and play a role in the global disruption of energy. They are impact investors, yet patient and risk-tolerant: Smart Cities, Transportation, Industrial IoT, Space, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Energy Storage, SmartGrid and Big Data are categories of interest to National Grid Partners.
Their exited investments include Pixeom and Aporeto.
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Venture Capital Firm attributes
- Venture capitalVenture capital is a form of private equity financing that is provided by venture capital firms or funds to startups, early-stage, and emerging companies, that have been deemed to have high growth potential or which have demonstrated high growth. Capital invested usually carries a substantial element of risk.
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