ANDRÉ HEINZ | finance, systems
André T. Heinz is the founding partner and investment director of Sustainable Technology Capital. He is also the co-founder and investment director of Sustainable Technologies Fund, a private equity growth fund. The fund seeks investment opportunities in companies with sustainable technologies, “CleanTech.” Mr. Heinz is specialized in Industrial Environmental Management and Industrial Ecology.
He co-founded in 1995 the first U.S. office of The Natural Step: a Swedish-based non-profit organization specialized in education and consulting around sustainable development. In 2004, Mr. Heinz left The Natural Step to focus on U.S. presidential politics as a surrogate spokesperson specialized in environmental policy and candidate platform issues. Since then, he has been focused on cleantech investing. Mr. Heinz serves on the board of The Heinz Endowments, REAC Fuel AB and Innotech Solar AS.