Own the future
Invest in a dynamically managed portfolio of tomorrow's technological leaders.
Private markets have evolved. EQUIAM invests in private technology companies using a quantitative, systematic approach. Our strategy allows us to maximize our entry points from a price and timing perspective delivering you significantly more efficient returns than top-quartile VC funds.
The Private Alpha Fund has launched. Express interest.
Why Invest in Private Technology
Companies are staying private longer, and this trend is continuing.
Multiple While Private vs. Multiple While Public
While 90s tech startups grew 100x post-IPO, that public multiple is now < 10x.
from Series A to IPO
EQUIAM Provides Attractive Risk-Adjusted Returns via Growth & Late Stage Companies
We use data-driven, programmatic strategies to identify the highest potential growth and late stage companies while mitigating risk.
Angel, Seed, Series A & B
- Concept driven global idea
- Need capital to grow
- Valuations are based on top-level opportunity
- Binary outcomes (70%+ failure rate)
Series C & D
- Proven business models
- Accelerating KPIs
- Valuations based on core financial metrics
- High risk, high returns
- Highly recognizable business
- Valuation driven by visbility of near term IPO
- “Winner takes all” phenomenon comes into play
Based on “The Startup Investment Cycle”, by Credo Venture
EQUIAM is led by a veteran team of asset management, venture, and technology professionals with decades of collective experience.
Founder & CEO
30+ years of experience building and running Asset Management & Private Equity firms and Investment Banks.
Partner, Founding Team Member
Former Director of Business Operations at Forge where he facilitated $500M+ in private secondary transactions.
Director, Placement & Distribution
Formerly institutional equity sales at B. Riley FBR where he worked with some of the top asset managers in the U.S. and abroad.
Decade of principal investment experience across Private Equity and Venture Capital industries.
Strategic Partnership with
EQUIAM has strategically partnered with Forge, the stock market for private companies. Forge has executed $1B+ in transaction volume over the past year and maintains a $2B+ active order book.
Forge gives EQUIAM a competitive edge in execution
Tap into a massive network
Forge has transacted with thousands of individuals and institutions accross the world, in dozens of companies via secondary transactions.
Access more companies
Forge employs flexible transaction structures that enable access to more companies than its competitors.
Forge has a deep, and ever growing, knowledge base of company specific information that brings transparency and confidence in execution to a previously opaque market.
|Fund||The EQUIAM Private Alpha Fund|
|Structure||The Fund is a closed-ended Master/Feeder fund with an onshore limited partnership (for US Investors) and an offshore Cayman Islands exempted limited partnership (for US tax exempt and non-US Investors)|
|Fund Size||USD $85M – $125M|
|Duration||4 years + 1 + 1|
|Target Returns*||20%+ IRR (net of fees and expenses)|
On outstanding principal only.
|Legal Counsel||Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt LLP (U.S.)|
Ogier (Cayman Islands)
|Fund Administrator||Maples Fund Services|
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