Venture Capital Investments
The Spirit of St. Louis Fund I (SBIC) and Fund II make seed-stage investments in a broad spectrum of tech startups including financial technology (FinTech), healthcare, and agriculture technology (AgTech) that are active in St. Louis or in the greater Midwest. Fund I and II combined have invested over $20 million in startups since 2018.
Initial investments are typically around $250,000 with opportunities for follow-on investment.
As the general partners, Twain Financial and Cultivation Capital leverage their extensive entrepreneurial knowledge and experience to mentor the portfolio, help them scale, navigate fundraising for their next round, and reach pivotal milestones to position them for a successful exit.