Circular Investors Board goes from strength to strength

Last week saw the second meeting of the HOOP Circular Investors Board! The Circular Investors Board (CIB) has been established to provide advice on the development of novel business models and de-risking strategies for our bioeconomy projects.

Fourteen leading investors from Venture Capital to infrastructure funds including the lending arm of the European Union, the European Investment Bank, have signed up (see full list here).

During this second meeting HOOP coordinator CETENMA presented state of the art of technologies for the production of bioproducts from organic fraction municipal waste and urban wastewater. Chairperson of the CIB, Jorge Rodrigues de Almeida from RdA Climate Solutions, then made an intervention about the EU Taxonomy and Due Diligence standard tools and methodologies. Following the presentations participants took part in open discussion .

The next CIB meeting will take place in 2022, along with the first Circular Investors Day. Want to be part of it? Find out more at