Special consideration will be given to companies with supplier relationships located in the Cincinnati MSA or in a low-to-moderate income census tract that employ workers from targeted minority populations.
Our Investment Committee is comprised of seasoned investors who are responsible for making all the investment decisions of the MBA Fund I.
MARY ANN GRIFFIN
Chief Investment Officer of Salt Creek Capital, a family office
Previous experience as Senior Investment Manager in the Private Equity team at Fort Washington
Recently retired Senior Executive, Human Resources for GE Aviation
Active private investor with more than 75 private placement investments
J. CARTER McNABB
Principal at River Cities Capital, a growth equity fund manager
Leads the Firm’s healthcare investing practice
Executive Vice President of the National Association of Investment Companies (NAIC)
Leads membership base of 111 firms representing over $178Billion in assets under management
Founder of Timber Bay Partners, a private equity fund manager
Previous experience as Managing Director and Head of Secondary Investments at Fort Washington
The MBA Fund I is a leading source of capital for entrepreneurs pushing the world forward. The planned $100 million fund provides equity and flexible debt financing for high potential entrepreneurs of color to support targeted acquisitions, traditional growth equity, and early-stage follow-on investment.
Founders and banks submit a Jotform Intake on behalf of the Minority B2B/G Business.
Our team determines if you meet our investment requirements/thesis.
We will schedule a first call to get to know the founder and their team.
If selected to continue the Company will have a chance to practice presenting by conducting a mock presentation in front of our investment committee.
Potential Investments will be connected to our SecureDocs location to provide all financial, legal, product, and customer information that is required to be considered a healthy risk.
The deal is assessed by our investment committee and fund manager, who has the final say.
An the company receives a wire transfer of committed capital and becomes a part of the fund portfolio.
As a portfolio company we do not leave you, instead we provide advisory services to help you scale your business.