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 business software and technology, niche manufacturing and value-added distribution, and medical software and technology—and we’re open to investing in most other industries. Past investments have ranged from $25,000 to $1.5 million (after follow-on).
CMA Ventures does not typically invest in retail, real estate development, turnaround situations, or change-of-control transactions.