25 years of
Founded in 1996, our way is rooted in a deep commitment to creating long-term value beyond returns. We pioneered commercial impacting investing and on behalf of our clients, invested more than USD 2.6bn helping great businesses to grow and making a positive difference.
A look at the Pegasus story
Our successful entrepreneurial history of investing in private markets is the foundation on which we continue to build our track record to innovate into new strategies and drive growth through long-term oriented partnerships with both employees and business partners.
2021: Pegasus celebrates its 25th anniversary.
2020: Pegasus launches the Sub-national Climate Fund, with an anchor commitment of USD 150mn by the Green Climate Fund, investing in renewable energy & energy efficiency, waste & water management, and nature based solutions across global emerging markets.
2018: Pegasus obtains accreditation by the Green Climate Fund as the first US based private equity investment manager.
2011: Pegasus raises Private Equity Fund V, emerging market coverage is further expanded, core investments in energy transition.
2007: Pegasus raises Private Equity Fund IV, investment coverage is expanded into emerging markets, key investments address energy efficiency improvements of buildings.
2004: Pegasus raises Private Equity Fund III, includes first investments in the recycling sector.
1999: Pegasus raises Private Equity Fund II, identifies healthy nutrition as important investment sector.
1996: Craig Cogut starts Pegasus Capital Advisors focusing on sustainability and health investments and raises first private equity fund