VanDyson Investments (Vandyson) is pleased to announce we have made multiple investments into Scipher Technologies Pty Ltd (“Scipher”), Australia’s leader in ESG urban mining.
Scipher recycles and recovers valuable metals and materials sourced from electronic waste and other complementary waste streams. Scipher adds additional value through IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) services including IT Asset Recovery and data destruction.
Scipher currently owns and operates one of the largest urban mining facilities in Australia and has a platform for growth and consolidation.
Scipher manages one of Australia’s most advanced E-waste and commodity recovery process technology and is in exclusive talks to import an advanced and proven European technology which provides unrivalled recovery rates at a lower cost point that is a game changer in the
Australian market. Scipher has an experienced and growing management team and Board with a track record of commercialising companies.
VanDyson invests in companies that have exposure to attractive, high growth markets, a strong market position with high barriers to entry and an attractive business model with contracted supply and offtake.
VanDyson targets investments with the dual objective of generating a profitable financial return and positive ESG-related impacts. Scipher meets both these objectives. VanDyson has taken an active ownership position and Duncan van der Merwe has joined the board of Scipher.
About the VanDyson family office:
The VanDyson family office is based in Sydney, Australia and is focused on VanDyson Investments (established in 2006) and the philanthropic VanDyson Marine Fund (established in 2021).