ESG

responsible investment philosophy

Tiger Infrastructure believes a strong commitment to the highest standards of business practices and ethics is essential. We believe in long-term partnerships and hold ourselves and our portfolio companies accountable to our investors, their beneficiaries and all our stakeholders. Consistent with providing the best possible returns to our investors, we believe that introducing Environmental, Social and Governance considerations in our business decisions is the responsible approach to investing. We also believe it is critical to creating value for our investors.

esg focus

Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) principles are  integral to Tiger Infrastructure’s investment process, strategy and portfolio management.

environment

Tiger is committed to ensuring that its business and portfolio companies are environmentally responsible, promote the efficient use of scarce resources, and endeavor to achieve continuous improvements.

social

Tiger aims to ensure proper labor and working conditions to safeguard the health and safety of employees. Our growing companies offer exciting and rewarding employment opportunities to their staff and employees.

Governance

Tiger promotes honesty, integrity, fairness, and respect. We ensure that our companies have the proper institutional frameworks to support good governance.

ESG Policies

Tiger Infrastructure values Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) principles and seeks to incorporate these at all stages of the investment life-cycle from screening investments, to acquisition diligence, management, and disposition.

Tiger’s policies are based the UN Principles for Responsible Investment. Specifically, where feasible, we endeavor to:

  • Incorporate ESG issues into investment analysis and decision-making processes.
  • Be active owners and incorporate ESG issues into our ownership policies and practices.
  • Seek appropriate disclosure on ESG issues by the entities in which we invest.
  • Promote acceptance and implementation of ESG within the investment industry.
  • Work together to enhance our effectiveness in implementing ESG initiatives.
  • Report on our activities and progress towards implementing ESG initiatives.

ESG Benefits

Most of Tiger's portfolio companies have a tangible ESG benefit by creating jobs and promoting energy efficiency or reducing carbon impact.

Sunlight has financed over $2.0 billion of residential solar projects, which typically reduce the carbon footprint of a home.

Summit Brazil Renewables’ fuels have one of the lowest carbon footprints of any transportation fuel produced at scale.

Etix’s highly efficient datacenters require 20-30% less power than the average datacenter. Over 90% of the company’s datacenter capacity was supplied by renewable energy sources.

American Natural offers CNG at select fueling stations and healthy eating alternatives.

Tiger Cool Express’ intermodal offering produces approximately 2‐4x less carbon than the trucks it displaces. The company also offers a carbon-free load service with bundled carbon offsets.

Zenobe is building battery storage to support renewable energy generation and electric vehicle transportation networks.

Granite Comfort installs efficient residential heating and air conditioning systems which typically reduce electricity consumption by over 15%.

SmartSky Networks’ wireless network will facilitate applications to enhance flight route planning and reduce fuel usage.

Danskammer is developing a highly efficient power plant which will displace less efficient power resources and support the transition to renewable energy.

The companies Tiger has invested in have increased employment on average by over 50%, creating over 800 new jobs.