Greenspring Associates strives to invest in partnerships raised by the best venture capital firms. The management team believes that the funds invested in to date will outperform the majority of their peers over the long term. Our management team has offices on the East Coast of the United States and in Silicon Valley, California, ensuring closer proximity to the majority of elite venture capital firms in the key U.S. markets.
Greenspring Associates' strategy of investing in venture capital funds is complemented by its direct co-investment strategy. Up to 25% of committed capital is reserved for investment directly in private companies. We adopt a selective screening process, involving the experienced members of the Investment Committee and Advisory Board at all stages. Generally, our Funds look to invest in later stage, private companies with experienced management, innovative technologies, profitable and sustainable business models, and clearly defined exit strategies.