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83.5% Fund II
Lotek Wireless Inc.
Triton Logging Inc.
Rowe Farm Meats Limited
Horizon Distributors Ltd.
Woodland Biofuels Inc. Clean Tech
Total LP II $1,000,000
78.6% Biorem Inc., based in Guelph, Ontario, is a technology leader in the design and manufacture of biological air
filters, better known as “biofilters”, which use micro-organisms to clean polluted air streams from industrial
plants and waste-water treatment plants. - 13 - Lotek Wireless Inc. is a world leader in the design and manufacture of fish and wildlife monitoring systems.
The company’s products allow for the monitoring of populations of wild animals and fish and are used in
conservation efforts around the world. Organic Meadow Inc. is a leading brand in the fast-growing Canadian organic food industry. Schneider Power Inc. is continuing to develop the Providence Bay Wind Farm project situated on
Manitoulin Island, Ontario, which has been producing wind power since early 2007 and has a proposed total
capacity of 10 megawatts. Schneider Power is also developing proposed sites elsewhere
in Ontario, Manitoba and Nova Scotia. UV Pure Technologies Inc. is a Toronto based company and a global technology leader in the fast growing
ultraviolet water purification market. The company’s Hallett and Upstream brands of water filtration systems
use patented “Crossfire Technology”, a unique self-cleaning and self-monitoring ultraviolet system. UV Pure
Technologies’ systems are used in residential, commercial and municipal applications. Rowe Farm Meats Limited is the largest producer of natural meat in Ontario, selling beef, chicken, pork, lamb
and turkey as well as eggs. Driven by success at its first retail outlet in Guelph, Ontario, as well as success at
farmers’ markets like Toronto’s St. Lawrence Market, Rowe Farm Meats has recently opened its first retail
outlet in Toronto’s Leslieville area. Triton Logging Inc. is a green forest-products company and a leading developer of underwater logging
technology. Triton’s patented technology—the Sawfish—is an unmanned submersible capable of cutting and
retrieving standing trees that have been submerged under artificial lakes created, for example, by hydroelectric
dam construction. Triton is working with partners to develop underwater logging opportunities to use its
technology to harvest flooded forests around the world. - 14 - Horizon Distributors Ltd. is a leading distributor of natural and organic foods in Canada. With head offices in
Burnaby BC, Horizon has a strong presence in western Canada, especially in southern BC. Horizon is a
primary/preferred organic food distributor to Whole Foods, Planet Organic, Canada Safeway, and others. EnerWorks Inc. is a leading developer and manufacturer of proprietary solar thermal water heating systems for
residential and commercial applications. Woodland Biofuels Inc.
Woodland Biofuels Inc. is a Mississauga-based company that develops and licenses fuel plants using its
patented thermo-chemical process to convert biomass into fuel ethanol.
In 1999, Andrew Heintzman and Michael de Pencier agreed that unprecedented growth in a variety of
environmental sectors provided what they believed was a unique business opportunity not being serviced by
the mainstream investment industry, and they began to make private investments in companies operating in
these sectors. In 2003, the Manager was incorporated and became Canada’s first environmental investment
management company. The now expanded group of principals is a group of dedicated company-builders and
entrepreneurs, with extensive experience in investing in and growing private enterprises in the Environmental
Andrew Heintzman is a co-founder and President of Investeco. He has a background in private equity and
venture capital investing in environmental companies. He sits on a number of corporate boards, including
Lotek Wireless, Triton Logging, and Horizon Distributors. In addition, Andrew is the Chair of both the
Premier of Ontario’s Climate Change Advisory Council, and the Sustainability Network. Andrew was a coeditor of Fueling the Future: How the Battle Over Energy is Changing Everything, and of Feeding the Future:
From Fat to Famine. Prior to founding Investeco, he was the founding publisher of Shift Magazine.
Stephen Griggs joined the Investeco team in 2007 and is now Chair. Stephen is a financial services executive
with significant experience in the retail, high net worth and institutional investment management industry in
Canada. Most recently, he was the President and CEO of Legg Mason Canada Inc., with responsibility for the
Canadian operations of Legg Mason, Inc., one of the world’s top 5 global investment management firms with
assets under management of nearly $1 trillion. S...
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