About the Quercus Trust
Based in Newport Beach, California, The Quercus Trust is recognized as one of North America’s leading clean-tech venture funds, with strategic investments in the clean technology areas of solar, water, biofuels, wind and batteries. The Quercus Trust is known to provide more value than funding alone, and takes a long-term view of invested capital, leveraging its industry expertise and relationships for the benefit of its portfolio companies.
Founded in 2004 and headquartered in New York, 21Ventures invests in seed, early-stage technology and publicly traded companies in the security, clean energy, and mobile software markets. 21Ventures is led by David Anthony who, in addition to serving as Director of several 21Ventures portfolio companies, serves as a member of the board of directors of Entech Solar, Inc (ENSL.OB). The fund’s primary geographic focus is Israel, where over half of the company’s investment capital has been deployed to date. 21Ventures currently manages more than $250 million worth of investments in 25 companies in Israel and the United States. More than half of 21Ventures’ investments are in clean energy companies.