James Donovan First Carbon Solutions

James Donovan Goldman SachsTwenty five years ago James Donovan was an investment banker, but now he is in charge of one of the largest investment firms globally which supports innovative clean technology development. The investment firm, FirstCarbon Solutions, partners with clients under the leadership of James Donovan, in order to invest in and decipher what the business challenges are in this up and coming sector of clean, alternative technology solutions.

Taking advantage of the huge market potential for development in China, many of the companies in which FirstCarbon Solutions are investing are located there. Through partnering with these emerging businesses in China, James Donovan has secured himself a place from which he can play a leading role in the Asian business community, taking advantage of the huge growth potential in this emerging marketplace.  James Donovan recently ran a seminar to explore and define the role FirstCarbon Solutions will play in the expanding Chinese market.

“As an organization’s operations grow, so does the demand for managing, reporting and reducing GHG emissions,” said James Donovan, CEO, FirstCarbon Solutions. “The Mandarin version of FirstCarbon Solutions ghgTrack will provide local Chinese companies with a cost-effective software solution that’s easy-to-use yet robust enough to meet data-intensive demands as requirements grow. No matter the size of the organization, collecting, reporting and managing GHG emissions begin with data, and tools like FirstCarbon Solutions ghgTrack help companies make sense of it all.”


James Fishman has been involved in the world of online magazines for more than 15 years. He helped launch Sunstone Online and continues to improve the magazine as site editor and administrator. His writing focuses primarily business and technology. To be in touch with James, feel free to contact him at james[at]sunstoneonline.com.

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