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Current Investments

The Ohio Capital Fund ("TOCF") is a "fund of funds" investing in venture capital funds that have targeted Ohio early stage companies as part of their investment strategy. Criteria for fund selection include performance potential, portfolio composition and commitment to invest into seed and/or early stage companies located in Ohio. All selected funds undergo an extensive review and diligence process.

The Ohio Capital Fund portfolio includes underlying funds managed by the following venture capital firms:

  • Ohio-Based Funds
  • National Funds

Ohio-Based Funds

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Allos Ventures II

A venture capital fund, with offices in Cincinnati and Indianapolis that invests in early-stage companies in high-growth sectors, namely software and technology-enabled business services, specialty healthcare providers, later-stage medical devices and diagnostics, and advanced manufacturing. Allos typically invests only in these early-stage companies based in the Midwest.
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Arboretum Ventures II & III

Arboretum is an early-stage venture capital firm with an office in Cleveland that is focused on the healthcare sector.
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Arsenal Venture Partners II

With an office in Cleveland, Arsenal’s primary sectors of interest are communication/information technology, power and energy and environmental/industrial technologies. Arsenal invests at the intersection of the commercial and defense markets, leveraging a unique relationship with the Department of Defense.

Athenian Venture Partners III

A venture capital firm investing in early through later stage life science and IT companies. Athenian is headquartered in Athens Ohio with offices in San Diego, Boston and Ft. Lauderdale.
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Charter Life Sciences II

A clinical stage life sciences venture capital fund with offices in Cincinnati and Palo Alto, California.
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Chrysalis Ventures Ohio III

A venture fund investing in healthcare, business services, and media/communications sectors. The Fund’s focus is to invest in under-ventured Middle America, primarily in Midwestern and Southern United States, including Ohio.
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Draper Triangle Ohio Ventures

A venture fund investing in seed and early stage technology companies located primarily in the central and western Pennsylvania and Ohio region.
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Early Stage Partners, Fund II

A venture fund, based in Cleveland, Ohio focused on seed and early stage investments in Northeast Ohio’s most promising industry clusters, including health care, information technology and advanced materials.
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Edison Venture Fund VIII

Headquartered in New Jersey, Edison has established an Ohio presence with an office in Cleveland. Edison Ventures provides capital and value-added services to companies in the early-growth stages. The fund’s industry specialties include financial technology, healthcare IT, enterprise 2.0, interactive marketing and ecommerce.

Emerging Market Fund

The Emerging Market Fund (EMF) provides capital and connections to diverse, young, Ohio-based companies and has a focus on investing in very high potential, high growth tech-based companies owned by minority, women and inner-city-based entrepreneurs. EMF is based in Cleveland and housed at Jumpstart.

Fletcher Spaght Ventures II

A Boston-based fund with a focus on information technology and life science investment which has established a Columbus, Ohio, office.
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Headquartered in northeast Ohio’s Beachwood, Glengary concentrates its contributions in the Applied Technology, Business Service, Non-biomedical Healthcare and Information Technology arenas.
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NCT Ventures I

A Columbus Ohio venture fund focused on marketing, logistics and companies using technology to make their marketplace more efficient.
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Primus Capital Fund VI

Primus Capital is a Cleveland-based fund that will focus on companies in the business services, healthcare, education and communication sectors.
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QCA First Fund III, LLC

A Cincinnati-based fund investing in seed and early-stage companies across a diverse set of industries.
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Radius Ventures III

A New-York based venture capital firm focusing on leading-edge health and life sciences companies, which has established an Ohio-presence in Cleveland.
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Reservoir Ventures Partners II

A venture capital fund investing in seed and early stage companies located in Ohio and states contiguous to Ohio, focusing on healthcare, IT and advanced materials.
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River Cities Capital Fund IV

A venture capital fund investing in enterprise or infrastructure software, software as a service, business process outsourcing and medical device companies located primarily in the Midwest and Southeast United States.
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RiverVest Venture Fund II

RiverVest Ventures is a St.Louis-based fund, with a Cleveland office, that invests, in early-stage life science companies that have practical, well-articulated paths to liquidity.
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SunBridge Partners Technology Fund III

A venture fund investing in technology companies in the following sectors: computing, communications and manufacturing, including materials, semiconductors, components, equipment and software.

National Funds

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SV Health Investors

SV Health Investors, formerly SV Life Sciences is a healthcare and life sciences venture capital and growth equity firm.
As of 06/30/2020. For illustrative purposes only.  Not intended as investment advice.