Founded in 1976, KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, credit and hedge funds. The firm focuses on long-term business fundamentals and seeks companies that are market leaders in their sectors and would benefit from partnering with KKR for greater growth. In addition to following a patient and disciplined investment approach, KKR works with its private equity portfolio partners on issues related to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) management. Understanding that its decisions and those of its private equity portfolio companies are important to employees, communities and investors, KKR is committed to investing responsibly by integrating material ESG considerations into its private equity investment processes. The firm believes that by including ESG considerations in its private equity investment decisions, KKR is a smarter, more conscientious investor.
Aalborg CSP A/S is a world leader in concentrated solar power (CSP) boiler systems and technologies. Their globally recognized solutions are based on 25 years of experience with traditional steam boilers uniquely adapted to the CSP industry. Aalborg CSP is a turnkey supplier of steam generation systems, solar tower receivers, industrial solar boilers and integrated CSP energy systems that combine heat and electricity production as well as water desalination. Aalborg CSP has supplied steam systems to more than 330MWe CSP plants worldwide. With an engineering design that is centred on a value adding concept, the Aalborg CSP solutions aim to provide high bankability potential as a benefit of excellent and reliable performance.
Van der Hoeven has been designing and delivering projects for growers all over the world since 1953. The construction of projects in today’s horticultural sector involves increasing levels of complexity and exacting standards. Customers are demanding tailored, specific solutions that use energy and water highly efficiently to generate superior returns on project investment. Van der Hoeven’s greenhouses meet these high standards, while complying with legislation and regulations on food safety and other related matters. Moreover, Van der Hoeven uses the latest in horticultural technology that has been integrated into its projects to produce intelligent greenhouse solutions.
Coles Supermarkets is one of Australia’s largest supermarket chains with over 750 retail outlets, providing the highest quality food across Australia. Coles is wholly owned by Wesfarmers, one of Australia’s largest publicly listed companies.
Commonwealth Bank supports leading agribusinesses with a combination of wide-ranging experience and in-depth financial expertise, all backed by the resources of Australia’s largest financial institution. The Bank has been behind rural and regional Australia for more than 100 years, with innovative lending, informed insights and a deep understanding of the corporate agribusiness sector. Commonwealth Bank offers highly specialised project finance that supports innovation and growth in this important industry. In particular, the Bank has been a lead financier of renewable energy, clean energy and energy efficiency projects in various industry sectors in Australia, Europe and North America.