We invest in companies driving our world towards a more sustainable future.

FIRM OVERVIEW

Carica is a family office investment fund providing growth capital to help scale sustainable companies with proven business models. Our mission is to invest in businesses that drive positive environmental and economic outcomes.

We realize this vision by partnering with entrepreneurs, business leaders, and companies addressing climate challenges and provide both the capital and network which they need to succeed. The core of our investment philosophy is to align with irreversible societal tailwinds propelling climate action.

Carica is based in New York City.

As a family office fund, we bring patient capital, flexible investment structures, and a partnership mentality to drive long-term value creation.

OUR TARGETED INVESTMENT AREAS INCLUDE

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Food and Agriculture

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Water and Waste Processing

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Circular Economy

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Renewable Energy 

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Advanced Building Materials

(And other sectors that affect our daily lives.)

We believe that businesses can create a sustainable future.

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Ham James
Co-Founder & Managing Partner​​
​Prior to co-founding Carica, Ham worked at One Equity Partners. Prior to that, Ham held roles at Turnbridge Capital, Sithe Global, and McKinsey & Co. Ham received his MA in Environmental Sciences from the Yale School of the Environment and his BA from Harvard
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Wallace Henderson
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Prior to co-founding Carica, Wallace was a Senior Managing Director at Blackstone Infrastructure Partners. Prior to that, Wallace held roles at EIG Global Energy Partners, UBS Investment Bank, and Credit Suisse. Wallace received his MBA from Columbia Business School and his BA from Kenyon College
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Will Duncan
Vice President
Prior to joining Carica, Will worked at Audax Private Equity. Will received his MBA from The Wharton School and his BA from Dartmouth College
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Kathryn Wang
Associate
Prior to joining Carica, Kathryn worked at Credit Suisse. Kathryn received her BA from The Wharton School