At Qbera, we are committed to the highest standard of responsible, environmental and social performance in our day-to-day operations, activities and investment strategies.
We believe that ESG processes and principles are central to the healthy functioning of all our activities and should be reflected in the behaviour of Qbera and its staff at all times.
At a firm level, we have focused our support for three causes:
Pro-bono Support to Micro &
Qbera assists up to 2 micro & small enterprises in the sectors of: agriculture, clean energy or health care every year by way of mentoring, strategic support and capital raising on a pro-bono basis.
Applications for H2 2020 will open soon.
Next Generation Engagement & Mentoring
Partnerships with Schools, Universities & Student Societies: regular events and educational seminars with several institutions including The London School of Economics and Queen Mary, University of London.
Each Qbera team member is also required to mentor at least one student (ages of 16+) per year – assisting with: career advice, industry insights and CV & job application writing support.
Single-use Plastic and Carbon
Qbera makes a charitable donation to the Big Blue Ocean Cleanup each year to support educational and ocean clean-up activities.
In addition, the Qbera team participate in the organised beach clean-ups.
Use of economy flights vs. business unless there are extenuating circumstances. The use of public transport is encouraged (including during business travel away from the office).