Venture Solutions

equity financing

We invest up to $1.5 million per round, typically up to a maximum of $7 million in any one company. The fund includes strategic guidance, introductions to valuable partners and ongoing support.

connecticut bioscience innovation fund (CBIF)

The Connecticut Bioscience Innovation Fund is a $200 million evergreen fund focused on bioscience investment.

Future Fund

The Future Fund supports early-stage companies in various industries with diverse ideas and people. Through its $50 million fund, CI will select companies for investments of $250,000 to $1 million each. The fund is industry agnostic, but diversity at the board and executive level is crucial.

pre-seed investment

CI’s Pre-Seed investment can provide up to $150,000 to help your early-stage company grow. More than money, the fund includes mentoring, resources and introductions to powerful connections that can help you turn your idea into a commercially viable business.

Proof-of-Concept Fund

CI will invest $50–100K per company, selecting the most promising companies that meet the investment criteria.

venture debt

With amounts ranging from $150,000 to $2 million, CI’s Venture Debt Fund helps with debt financing that falls outside traditional lending guidelines. CI offers solutions for both early-stage and later-stage businesses, including venture or mezzanine debt funding for capital expenditures and working capital.

ClimateTech Fund

The ClimateTech Fund (CT Fund) is a $100 million fund that invests capital and strategic support in early stage and growth companies. The fund is looking to invest in the following areas: Energy, transportation/mobility, food/agriculture, water, climate-related software, waste/circular economy, advanced materials/manufacturing, carbon removal/sequestration and more. The fund invests between $150,000 and $5 million per company and does require co-investment.