Taronga Group News

AFR: Property sector warned to prepare for big tech disruption

Australia’s property sector must embrace the data smarts deployed by global technology giants and prepare to fight them off as they advance into their territory, investors and chief executives have warned.

Sustainability program sets sights on real estate sector

Technology and innovation investor Taronga Ventures is reporting wide interest in a new program that offers avenues for businesses to boost their ESG performance. Real estate firms Dexus, ISPT, Vicinity Centres, CBRE and International Towers have been early adopters of the program, which provides access to technology from a range of providers to drive ESG transformation in their real estate portfolios.

ISPT, Vicinity Centres and International Towers back ESG-focused innovation program for real estate sector

Real estate technology investor, Taronga Ventures, has announced that from 2022 onwards its global innovation program RealTechX will focus on delivering environmental, social and governance (ESG) outcomes for the real estate sector.

Data Analytics and Project Management are Key Drivers for Asia Pacific Real Estate Industry Innovation, Reveals Urban Land Institute and Taronga Ventures Survey

This infographic presents key results of a joint survey between the Urban Land Institute and Taronga Ventures investigating the state of technology and innovation in the real estate sector across Asia Pacific.

CEMEX Ventures and Taronga Ventures invest in startup looking to ease global logistics challenges

Voyage Control's digital platform coordinates the entire construction material supply chain, scheduling and viewing deliveries in real-time, and can reduce delays, waste, and cost overruns caused by inefficiencies in the material delivery process.

Fast-Growing, Smart-Access Technology Zerv Secures $15 Million in Series A Funding

With the global entry control market estimated to reach $6.67 billion by the end of 2021, the funding, led by GreenPoint Partners, Taronga Ventures and a number of strategic individuals, will equip Zerv to accelerate product development, expand its global team and increase production capacity to meet surging demand.

A case study of innovative placemaking during COVID-19

Watch Mark Davies, CEO of SPACECUBE and George Lowndes, Taronga Ventures' Investment Associate at this ULI Asia Pacific webinar, as they discuss a case study on how Spacecube pivoted the use of its innovative building system from events to build a COVID-19 testing clinic and semi-permanent hospital.

Beyond carbon: Highlighting solutions to social and governance challenges in ESG

This primary focus on sustainability for many real estate organisations presents a challenge to strike a balance within their overall ESG strategy. Whilst the ‘Environmental’ considerations are important, more awareness and action is needed on ‘Social’ and ‘Governance’ concerns. In this article, we specifically highlight solutions that are addressing social and governance challenges and driving real impact in the built environment.

Buildings account for 39% of global greenhouse emissions — that could be an opportunity for investors

Watch Avi Naidu, Taronga Ventures' Co-founder and Managing Partner on CNBC Asia discussing sustainability and the opportunity for real estate owners and operators to utilise green technology to create long term value.

A winning formula to create a connected and diverse organisational culture

Kristy Battista, CTO & GM of Taronga Ventures' portfolio company Allume Energy discusses fostering a connected workplace and creating an environment that supports diversity and equality of opportunity for all.