Taaleri Bioindustry I is a closed-end private equity fund established in 2021, with a ten-year term. The fund will invest in industrial-scale production facilities that can accelerate the scaling of bioindustry production. Products can be, for example, bio and recycled fibers, organic fertilizers, functional biomaterials and recycled materials to replace virgin products.
The fund is one of Finland's first private equity funds to be classified as dark green, i.e. funds under Article 9 of the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation. The fund only makes sustainable investments in projects that, for example, contribute substantially to climate change mitigation. The fund also reports extensively on the sustainability impact of its investments.
The fund is open to new investors and it has a target size is 80 million euros. The fund is also to be sold to private investors through Taaleri's partner Aktia after the necessary regulatory approvals. The fund is actively looking for new investments in industrial scale bioindustry facilities in line with the strategy of the fund.