Vulcan Capital is the multi-billion dollar investment arm of the organization. Its investments aren't limited by traditional deal structures, asset classes or holding periods. Vulcan takes an entrepreneur-friendly approach and can invest in both private and public companies with a long-term investment horizon.Vulcan Capital was formed in 2003 and is headquartered in Seattle with an additional office in Palo Alto.
Additionally, Vulcan has made clean investments a priority in our for-profit endeavors. We have a broad portfolio of clean investments that support this mission, including new technologies that could change the way energy and electricity are generated, like from solar power to fusion.
Our real-estate development also approaches buildings and urban infrastructure, such as South Lake Union in Seattle, with sustainable practices and a philosophy that embraces eco-centric, low-sprawl, reduced-commute community design.
Vulcan is also at the cutting edge of impact investing, a new approach that supports companies, organizations, and funds with the intention to generate a measurable, beneficial social or environmental impact alongside a financial return. It is a form of socially responsible investing that serves as a guide for various investment strategies.