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What is green financing? Featuring Elizabeth Landau of GreenPortfolio – Make Sense

By May 24, 2023No Comments

In this episode of Make Sense, I sit down with Elizabeth Landau, the Co-Founder and COO at GreenPortfolio, a climate fintech startup whose goal is to provide every investor with the means to measure and manage the climate impact of their money. We talk about sustainability and climate initiatives in tech, fintech, and green financing.

Show Notes

00:00 Hot Take

1:43 – What are we going to see when it comes to climate and sustainability in the near future?

13:55 – What is green financing?

30:08 – Do you actually need a safety net? A story of risk


Make Sense is a weekly series dedicated to talking about startup stories from the past, hysterical or mind-numbing blunders, how to do better. We also discuss how tech impacts us and how we can raise the bar when it comes to the ethics, morals, and standards in the tech industry.

Elizabeth Landau is the COO and Co-Founder of GreenPortfolio, a climate fintech startup that helps consumers fight climate change with their financial decisions by scoring investments and bank accounts for climate impact. She has 10+ years of leadership experience in B2B and B2C markets at both Fortune 500 companies (BASF, Anheuser Busch) and startups, with a focus on brand management, innovation, and go-to-market strategy. She earned a B.S. in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from the NYU Stern School of Business.

Learn more about GreenPortfolio their website:


GreenPortfolio Social Media Handles:

Instagram: @greenportfolio_


Tiktok: @greenportfolio

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