We leverage the support from the Twin Cities' most experienced venture capitalists, University of Minnesota alumni, industry experts, and faculty to invest in and build relationships with early stage companies

Faculty Support

John Stavig

Director of the Gary S. Holmes Center for Entrepreneurship

David Russick

Founder and Managing Director at Gopher Angels

Raj Singh

Assistant Dean of the Undergraduate Program at the Carlson School of Management


Casey Allen

Serial Entrepreneur and Angel Investor


Zach Coelius

Managing Partner at Coelius Capital


Michael Kenefick

Partner at Kenex Holdings


Lara Sanfilippo

Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company

Dino Bilankov

Director of Strategy and Planning at UnitedHealth Group


Kelli Cross

Angel Investor and Assistant Vice President at Sotheby's


William Morrison

Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs


Steven Snyder

Founder at Snyder Strategic

Brett Brohl

Managing Director at The Syndicate Fund and Techstars


Paul Genberg

Venture General Manager at BCG Digital Ventures


Greg Reichow

Partner at Eclipse Ventures


Andrew Towne

Project Leader at Boston Consulting Group

Ryan Broshar

Managing Director at Matchstick Ventures and Techstars


Rahul Joglekar

Vice President of Business Development at IBM Watson


Brian Roth

Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company


Robert Weber

Managing Partner at Great North Labs