Focused Funds

Smart, simple venture investing

We Offer Smart, Simple Venture Portfolios

We make it easy to own a portfolio of great venture-backed companies

 

  1. Large portfolios diversified by stage, sector, geography, and lead investors
  2. Professionally managed and co-investing alongside established VCs
  3. One check, simple tax documents, online 24/7 investor portal
  4. Exclusive investor benefits

Supplement with Focused Funds

Construct your own venture portfolio based on ideas that resonate with you

  1. Open to all accredited investors
  2. $25K minimums
  3. ~20-30 companies with a thematic investment strategy
  4. Co-invest alongside established lead investors
AVG Basecamp Fund - OPEN NOW

Early stage seed and pre-seed startups
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Anti-Bias Fund - OPEN JAN 1

Backing diverse teams and business models addressing systemic bias
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Deep Tech Fund - CLOSED

Ventures tackling the hardest tech problems

Post-COVID Fund - CLOSED

Ventures addressing the new Post-COVID-19 world

Focused Fund Portfolio

Made possible by our ~50 investment professionals and network of 550k subscribers and community members

Focused Funds Investment Advisory Board

Served by experienced business and investing professionals

Notable Deals:
Intuit
Jenny Craig
Sapho

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Michael Collins
Chief Executive Officer, Board Chairman
Notable Deals:
Commonbond
Mezu
Honor
Kognition

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Andy Ervin
VP of Investment Operations

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Anton Simunovic
Chief Investment Officer

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Dan Burns
Senior Partner
Notable Deals:
Viewlogoic
Applix
EverQuote

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Alain Hanover
Senior Partner

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Jim Hurst
Senior Partner

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Deborah Walden
Senior Partner

Investment Strategy

Co-investing alongside established lead investors

Our Secret Sauce

Powerful deal flow network

550k

COMMUNITY

550k subscribers and community members engaged in our venture ecosystem.

#3

ONE OF THE MOST ACTIVE VC FIRMS

AVG was recognized by PitchBook as one of the the most active VC firms in the U.S. in 2019.

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PORTFOLIO COMPANIES

Invest in deals most individuals never know about or get access to.