We believe talent is everywhere but opportunity is not. Antler democratizes access to entrepreneurship for the world’s most driven people, removing the barriers to entry to launching businesses that create employment, contribute to GDP, and improve lives.

ESG and impact are integral to how we invest

We believe ESG and impact can be a differentiator for both our firm and our portfolio companies. By integrating ESG and impact into our investment decisions and partnering with founders from inception, we lay the groundwork for building sustainable and resilient businesses addressing some of the most pressing challenges of our time.

of our portfolio companies align with or enable the UN Sustainable Development goals
impact companies in our portfolio*

*Source: Antler as of November 2023. Data refers to active portfolio companies that meet our definition of impact: when the outcomes of the business objectives and company products/services lead to a positive environmental and/or social benefit that is intentional, demonstrable, and quantifiable.

Proud to be a PRI signatory

Antler is proud to be a signatory of the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investment and we support the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

Diverse teams drive innovation

We celebrate diverse approaches and points of view, believing that balanced teams are essential to solve problems and drive innovation. As an investor, we assess people on the attributes that make great founders and in the process build diverse portfolios.

Anyone with enough determination and grit can build a great business, a philosophy that is reflected in the diversity of our founders.

nationalities represented by our funded founders
of our portfolio companies have at least one woman co-founder

We are committed to driving greater diversity and inclusion across the startup ecosystem and VC industry.