Third Nature Investments

A multi-stage, venture-building platform committed to systemic investing, aiming to ensure business works in harmony with critical earth systems.

Three rocks in the water

Meeting the moment on climate

Over the last more than 50 years, we’ve seen a profound transformation between humans’ relationship with our natural world. We’ve reached a rapid level of prosperity and population that continues to accelerate, and our human behaviors are now clearly discernible and reverberating at the earth system level in all parts of the global environment — oceans, coastal zone, freshwater, atmosphere, land, and our living biosphere.

Pioneering an earth systems approach

From years of venture-level investing at the nexus of innovation and impact, we know that silver bullets and singular, enterprise-level investments can’t meaningfully address the urgent, planetary challenges we face.

Building a portfolio that deeply examines the relationships and interdependencies across various systems, earth systems investing is committed to championing innovations that not only harness human ingenuity, but also forge partnerships with nature, driving forward restoration efforts for the benefit of our planet.

Driven by strategic insights, diverse subject matter experts, and a bold vision of the future, our integrated capital platform seeks to drive true systems-level transformation.

Earth Systems Diagram
Andreas Gucklhorn: aerial of water and forest
No problem can be solved from the same consciousness that created it.
Albert Einstein
A woman working on a farm

About Us

We’re a growing collective of individual and institutional investors, entrepreneurs, fund managers, enterprises, philanthropies, and other strategic partners.

Jason W. Ingle
Jason W. Ingle

Jason W. Ingle

Founder & Managing Partner

In 2012, Jason W. Ingle co-founded Closed Loop Capital Investments, L.P. (“CLCI”), an impact-driven venture fund that capitalized on investment opportunities in agriculture technology and food system innovation.

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