This article directly stems from the research process for our US single family office database. Our list of venture capital focused single family offices includes the most important family investment vehicles that invest in promising startups, amongst others within the technology sector.
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CEAS is a US single family office that invests capital from founders of a major venture capital fund. The firm is fully focused on investments in tech startups. Major verticals are B2B SaaS startups, data infrastructure, supply chain and robotis. Further major keywords from the family office’s investment thesis are “cyber security”, “AI” and “Cloud Technologies”.
Past investments of the Florida based tech single family office
The single family office from Florida (Dalray Beach) has invested in several successful startups in past years. For instance, the firm invested in downstream.ai, which was working on mobile programmatic ads, before it was acquired by Snapchat. Another investment, mira, worked on real-time crowd analytics solutions. The firm was acquired by Reveal. Also further portfolio companies like fetch robotics and interviewed were acquired by leading firms.
Focus on investments in data infrastructure, software and AI startups
Current portfolio companies can be mainly located in the software and technolgy field. For instance, Fivetran offers connector solutions and a data centralization platform. Loft Orbital offers “Satellite missions as a service”. Plate IQ works on software solutions for restaurants. Carbon lighthouse uses “deep data” for energy efficiency improvements.
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