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We're investing to solve the world's most
                           and pressing problems.

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Dangerous Ventures backs companies building a more sustainable and resilient future.

We believe the world’s most existential challenges represent an opportunity to build the next generation of enduring businesses that will empower us to be more resilient and thrive.

We are Founders and Investors

We’ve scaled and exited industry-transforming solar, fintech, legal and media startups with combined exits of >$1B.

Team
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Gaby Darbyshire

General Partner

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Ward Hendon

General Partner

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Mike Lin

General Partner

What We Do

Dangerous Ventures invests in pre-seed and seed rounds in companies building a more sustainable and resilient future for people and the planet. We are focused on the following sectors: Energy, Mobility, Food Systems, and Climate Adaptation.

Why We Do It

We believe that business can be a force for good, that brilliant and passionate founders can move mountains in pursuit of noble, urgent goals, and that success and impact can be achieved in a generous way. We invest for positive, lasting change.

Portfolio

Who We Back

Overview Energy
Overview Energy

Space-based Energy

Sensate
Sensate

Infrasonic Resonance Therapy

Enduring Planet
Enduring Planet

Lending Platform for Climate Tech

Harvest Thermal
Harvest Thermal

Ultra-efficient Heating & Hot Water

Safire
Safire

Redefining Battery Safety

Hiki
Hiki

Neurodivergent Community Platform

PowerX
PowerX

Demand-side Power Management

Gradient
Gradient

Revolutionizing Building Electrification

Verdi Ag
Verdi Ag

Precision Agriculture Systems

Spartan
Spartan

Next-Gen Sensing Intelligence

Channing Street Copper
Channing Street Copper

Energy Storage Equipped Appliances

Epistemix
Epistemix

Simulate the Future

Who We're Looking For

Our single objective is to partner with dedicated and talented entrepreneurs building scalable and resilient businesses for a healthier planet, and to enable them and their businesses to reach their fullest potential.

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