Member - PVS Investments

Private investor in clean energy start-up companies

Type Investor (or from the financial world)
Founder 2019
Company Size 1
Member Type
investor
Founders Pjotr van Schothorst
Headquarters 2566 JS The Hague, Netherlands
Social network
PVS Investments

About

When I started to study Applied Physics at Delft University back in the year 1980, I had the desire to contribute to the development of nuclear fusion, as a solution for the World's energy, water, and ultimately food supply problems. As the expected date for commercial availability of nuclear fusion kept shifting, I scaled by ambitions down and became interested in other forms of energy, and in other more practical topics like 3D graphics and simulation. Having achieved some success in my ventures with these, I now want to go back to my original interest, and invest some of my money in promising start-up companies that have a potential to save energy or generate clean energy. Although the company is a personal investment venture, it has some experienced partners with a successful track record in areas that are relevant to start-up venturing, like entrepreneurship, chemical engineering, intellectual property (IP) protection, strategy & risk analysis. My passion is to start and nurture new companies that use opportunities offered by new technology to create create products and services that help others to improve their work and life.
Headquarters 2566 JS The Hague, Netherlands

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
SDG 6
Clean Water and
Sanitation
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SDG 7
Affordable and
Clean Energy
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SDG 9
Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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