Minneapolis Fund / 2017 & 2018
gener8tor is a nationally ranked accelerator that invests in high-growth startups. Three times a year, gener8tor invests up to $140K in each of five startups. Lancaster Investments was involved in gener8tor's inaugural Minnesota cohort. The five companies featured here graduated from the program and have gone on to raise nearly $2 million in venture capital funding.
VI Health Fund 6
Venture Investors seeks the next big things in healthcare. Based in the Midwest with open access to renowned research universities, and the vibrant communities that surround them, Venture Investors targets, uncovers, and invests in extraordinary ideas that will shape the future of health and wellness.
FMC: Fund II
Fraser McCombs Capital pursues companies that possess disruptive technologies that fundamentally change the automotive business. FMC entrepreneurs have successfully discovered a unique way of solving a specific problem. FMC seeks entrepreneurs that demonstrate a proven track-record in growth-stage technology companies, are insightful, determined, and possess deep automotive-industry knowledge.
Badger Fund of Funds will invest $6 million as the anchor investor in the new fund, which is expected to total about $15 million. The fund will be managed by Rock River Capital Partners, which is run by Andrew Walker and Christopher Eckstrom.