Delivering technology, financial returns and innovation to our partners

Our platform provides exposure to a network of over 600 venture capital fund managers and thousands of startups, driving access to the best emerging technologies. Our strategy allows us to partner with top fund managers and generate strong financial returns.

Access to Technology

Through our investments in and relationships with venture funds, we provide access to emerging technologies across multiple industries.

Strong Financial Returns

The structure and strategy of the fund of funds leads to increasing returns and performance through a cycle of innovation and value.

Leverage Corporate Resources

Our strategic partners unlock access to a streamlined technology sourcing and curation process. Plus, our corporate innovation talent pool — acting as an outsourced innovation solution.

We invest in cutting-edge venture capital funds

We focus our investments on early-stage, top-performing funds that align primarily with sectors and industries of our strategic partners’ interests and needs

allos-ventures
allos-ventures

Allos focuses on investing in B2B software and technology-enabled business services sectors.

Location
Indianapolis, IN

Year Founded
2010

Website
www.allosventures.com

atlas-venture
atlas-venture

Atlas builds breakthrough biotech companies with remarkable life science entrepreneurs.

Location
Cambridge, MA

Year Founded
1980

Website
atlasventure.com

bullpen-capital
bullpen-capital

Bullpen focuses on post-seed venture fund investing in technology companies that have been funded by super-angels and institutional seed funds.

Location
San Francisco, CA

Year Founded
2010

Website
bullpencap.com

crosscut-ventures
crosscut-ventures

Crosscut focuses on investing in and growing capital-efficient, Internet-enabled companies in the underserved and growing Southern California market.

Location
Venice, CA

Year Founded
2008

Website
crosscut.vc/home

greycroft
greycroft

Greycroft invests across a broad range of Internet and mobile companies.

Location
New York City, NY

Year Founded
2006

Website
www.greycroft.com

lerer-hippeau
lerer-hippeau

Lerer Hippeau typically focuses on seed-stage deals in e-commerce, media and entertainment, especially those local to New York City.

Location
New York City, NY

Year Founded
2010

Website
www.lererhippeau.com

Madrona Venture Group is a Seattle-based venture capital firm that invests in early-stage technology companies in the Pacific Northwest.

Location
Seattle, WA

Year Founded
1995

Website
madrona.com

Material Impact Fund is an investment firm that focuses on building businesses and brands. Material Impact transforms materials into companies that make an impact.

Location
Boston, MA

Year Founded
2015

Website
materialimpact.com

mercury-fund
mercury-fund

Mercury focuses on SaaS, Cloud, and Data Science/AI platforms that make the industrial ecosystems of Middle America more competitive and efficient.

Location
Houston, TX

Year Founded
2005

Website
www.mercuryfund.com

pelion-venture-partners
pelion-venture-partners

Pelion focuses on investing in information technology and life sciences companies.

Location
Salt Lake City, UT

Year Founded
1986

Website
pelionvp.com

river-cities-capital-funds
river-cities-capital-funds

River Cities focuses primarily on high-potential healthcare and information technology companies.

Location
Cincinnati, OH

Year Founded
1994

Website
rccf.com

sigma-prime-swag-logo
sigma-prime-swag-logo

Sigma Prime primarily invests in early stage technology companies solving hard business problems with SaaS, cloud, mobile, disruptive technologies and technology-enabled service solutions.

Location
Boston, MA

Year Founded
2012

Website
www.sigmaprime.com

sv-health-ventures
sv-health-ventures

SV Health focuses primarily on leading healthcare and life sciences companies.

Location
Boston, MA

Year Founded
1993

Website
svhealthinvestors.com

techstars-logo
techstars-logo

Techstars co-invests in companies built by Techstars accelerator companies and alumni.

Location
Boulder, CO

Year Founded
2012

Website
www.techstars.com/venture-capital-fund

upfront-ventures
upfront-ventures

Upfront invests in technology businesses across digital media, SaaS, consumer internet and retail innovation.

Location
Santa Monica, CA

Year Founded
1996

Website
upfront.com

Syndicate Fund Team

Sarah Anderson

Sarah Anderson
Director
Syndicate Fund

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Nick Faulkner

Nick Faulkner
Principal
Syndicate Fund

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Ian Frampton

Ian Frampton
Analyst
Syndicate Fund

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Corporate Innovation Team

Emily Geiger

Emily Geiger
Vice President, BigCo Innovation
Cintrifuse

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Gaby Blocher
Strategic Account Director
Cintrifuse

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David Hollabaugh
Product Director
Spry Labs

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Syndicate Fund Advisory Board

Maribeth Rahe
President and CEO
Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.

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Greg DePew
Senior Portfolio Manager
Cincinnati Financial

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Christopher Ings
Associate Director Finance
P&G, Global BD

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David Osborne
Board of Trustees
Cincinnati Children's Hospital

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Karl Scheer

Karl Scheer
Chief Investment Officer
University of Cincinnati

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Don Wathen

Don Wathen
Vice President
Duke Energy

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