Clive Sheldon

Clive uses his legal, business and political skills to work for international social, environmental and economic transformations, principally in the field of structuring international Public-Private Equity (PPE) Funds for Impact Investment.

Clive works with financial institutions worldwide: banks; development banks; sovereign wealth funds; pension funds; insurance companies; private and public corporations and high net worth individuals, as well as with national, regional and local governments.

Clive had a 20-year legal career in UK commercial private practice from 1980-2000 before joining YCS Investments in San Francisco as General Counsel. In 2005 Clive was a founding partner of Argentis Capital (London and Zurich) an investment firm specializing in international Public-Private Equity (PPE) Funds for Impact Investment


“Clive was efficient, technically competent and at all times pleasant and easy to work with. I have no hesitation in recommending him in the highest terms”

Bryn Howell-Pryce, Richard Wilson & Co

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“Clive’s excellent work was an important contribution to our eventual success….because of his commitment, motivation and ability to work as a team member”

Paul Yuen, YCS Investments

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