A sustainable future for everyone.

By finding and investing in companies that share our commitment to sustainability and ESG principles, and enabling their success, we can spread and optimise the potential for a sustainable future for everyone.

Investing for impact

Sustainability risk management is embedded in the way Lakestar finds investment opportunities, makes decisions on who to back as well as our ongoing portfolio and asset management activities.

Giving back to the ecosystem

  • Next generation
  • ESG
  • social
  • Debate

Working with the next generation of founders

We give back by contributing to the future of young talent in Europe. Lakestar is partnering with Europe’s leading technological universities and are sponsoring a Lakestar Junior Professor for Venture Capital at Berlin’s Humboldt University.

Our Six Principles of Responsible Investment


We will incorporate ESG issues into investment analysis and decision-making processes

Offsetting our carbon footprint

In an effort to become carbon neutral, we are measuring our CO2 emissions and neutralising them by offsetting double the amount with Climate Partner programmes protecting German and Swiss forests, and cleaning up the plastic in oceans