Technology drives growth.
EQUIAM democratizes access to the private technology market via programmatic, data-driven investment strategies.
Fund II has launched. Express interest.
Invest in a diversified portfolio of the top U.S. venture-backed private tech companies
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.
Head of Business Operations
Former Director of Business Operations at Forge (f.k.a. Equidate), where he facilitated $400M+ in private secondary transactions.
Co-Founder and President at Forge (f.k.a. Equidate); Founding partner at S2 Capital.
Entrepreneur, investor and advisor at 23&Me, Boxed, Forge (f.k.a. Equidate), TechSync, and Mio Global.
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.
The EQUIAM Private Tech30 Fund II
Our second fund provides diversified access to 30+ US-based venture-backed companies
The fund deploys 80% of fund capital into the top 30 ranked firms per the Enhanced Private Tech30 Index and 20% in a discretionary manner based on data-driven proprietary assessment metrics.
Backtested Results, Net of Fees & Expenses1
January 2015 through August 2019