Welcome to CMA Ventures

CMA Ventures is a private investment firm wholly-owned and managed by Central Iowa Power Cooperative (CIPCO).
Our mission is to make profitable and strategic growth capital investments focusing on stimulating community development
and supporting finance needs in the rural market place.


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Investment Philosophy

CMAV is Growth Oriented

CMA is Community Focused

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CMA Ventures considers investments in all stages of companies including seed, early stage, and growth capital opportunities. Our strategy for investment includes:

* Investments in the upper Midwest with a preference for Iowa-based companies 
Minority investments with strategic influence
Capital efficiency opportunities to meet key milestones and advance company

CMA Ventures partners with other investors and financial institutions when mutually beneficial. Our team has broad experience with and relationships in niche manufacturing, value-added distribution, software, and technology. CMA Ventures does not typically invest in retail, real estate development, turnaround situations, or change-of-control transactions.