Regeneration.VC Closes $45 Million Inaugural Fund

Palo Alto – April 11, 2022 – Cooley advised Regeneration.VC, a newly launched, early-stage venture capital fund, on the closing of its $45 million inaugural fund to supercharge consumer-powered climate innovation. Lawyers John Dado, Wyatt Christiansen and Katia MacNeill led the Cooley team advising Regeneration.VC.

Limited partners participating in the fund include North American and European family offices, foundations and institutional investors.

“Sustainability continues to attract a spotlight,” actor Leonardo DiCaprio, strategic adviser and limited partner of Regeneration.VC, said in a press release. “I am excited to help Regeneration.VC supercharge these solutions and begin to reverse the climate emergency.”

Founded in Los Angeles and co-led by general partners Dan Fishman and Michael Smith, Regeneration.VC is driven by circular and regenerative principles. The fund’s investment strategy encompasses design (materials and packaging), use (consumer brands and products), and reuse technologies (reverse logistics and marketplaces) that generate measurable environmental impact alongside outsized return potential.

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John Dado  Partner Palo Alto
Wyatt Christiansen  Associate San Francisco
Katia MacNeill  Associate San Francisco
Cunmei Zhang  Associate San Francisco
Rachel Samec  Associate Palo Alto
Paul Roberts  Partner San Francisco
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Fund Formation  Venture Capital  Cleantech