New York City Investment Fund: New York Small Business Venture Fund I
Fund Name: New York City Investment Fund: New York Small Business Venture Fund I
Target Regions/States for Investment: New York
Target Industries: Cleantech, Health, Information Technology, Media & Communications, Retail, Tourism
Website (for more information): http://www.nycif.org/
Overview: The New York City Investment Fund is a private fund with a civic mission. The fund was the vision of Henry R. Kravis, founding partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., who serves as its Founding Chairman. His goal was to mobilize the city’s financial and business leaders to help build a stronger and more diversified local economy. To that end, the Fund has built a network of top experts from the investment and corporate communities who help identify and support New York City’s most promising entrepreneurs in both the for-profit and not-for-profit sectors.