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What we stand for

Ideal Ventures is a leading seed-stage venture capital fund, investing across North America.

Ideal Ventures is focused on creating value for founders and their mission to change the world. We have a strong sense of empathy for our entrepreneurs building enduring companies. Our commitment is to invest in underrepresented founders as we truly believe that diverse founding teams consistently outperform their peers.

Travis Ratnam

CEO, Knowledgehook

“Ideal Ventures both as an investor and network of expertise was key in Knowledgehook inflection and growth over the last two years. They were both patient and strategically helpful when we needed them. An investment from them is an invitation to their growing circle of portfolio company and access to the synergies that come with it.”

Ryan Austin

CEO, Synapse

”Partnering with Ideal Ventures has been very strategic. Having quick access to knowledge that helps us execute our go-to-market and technology plans only gets us to where we want to go faster.”

Kumaran Perinpanatan

Founder, Ellroum

”Having a venture partner like Ideal Ventures makes a lot sense for a tech startup like Ellorum. Having access to their in house experts who work with us to solve our day to day problems, makes all the difference.”

Our Portfolio

Our Team

From start-ups to scale up, we have a strong network of experts that is committed to founders building enduring companies.


Learn more about our latest investments across North America. We update you with the latest news about our portfolio companies.