Investing in Exceptional Women-Led Growth Businesses
Has been our business since 1998
The average woman-owned business makes 20% more revenue
with 50% less investment than other companies.
Imagine what the above-average can do.
We’re Sofia Fund. And we find, invest in and grow those exceptional women-led companies.
We work side-by-side with our entrepreneurs, connecting them with resources and
taking them – and our co-investors – to profitable exits.
As business owners, we understand what it takes to build a successful company.
And we’ve invested more than $10 million in over 50 companies.
You could say we’re no ordinary angels.
We go beyond achieving parity for women entrepreneurs
by releasing their tremendous financial opportunity.
We are Sofia Fund.
If you are a woman led team with a compelling business
or a co-investor interested in our portfolio, join us.
Gender-diverse teams with disruptive, scalable business models that use technology to solve real problems. Demonstrated validation of the value proposition is important. Interested in businesses where our investment can be leveraged by the additional resources and support Sofia can bring to foster success. Particular areas of interest are:
Sofia Fund is interested in companies with:
- Excellent, experienced management team
- Scalable business model
- Proprietary positioning
- Growing, large markets
- Well-defined, demonstrable business model with proof of concept revenue
- Future exit that can be leverage with Sofia’s network and resources
Typical investments by Sofia are from $100,000-$500,000 in $500,000-$2 million rounds of equity. We are looking for opportunities where ideally there are no more than 2-3 subsequent funding rounds and exits are within 3-5 years. Preferred investment are in the form of preferred stock in C corporations.
Sofia Application Process:
Companies should apply directly to Sofia Fund using the application link on this site. We are currently investing from Sofia Angel Fund II, LLC.
Deals are reviewed regularly by the screening committee and interest will be communicated. Deals of interest will be asked to present to the Sofia Fund managing partners, which will be followed by due diligence, if appropriate.
Fund Advisory Board
Current Women-Led Portfolio Companies
Since 1998, Sofia Fund and its managing partners have invested more than $10M in over 50 companies.
Exited Women-Led Companies
Sofia Fund News
- Sofia Fund Focus on Women-Led Firms
- Sofia Fund Invests in Joylux, Inc
- Sofia Fund Achieves Exit
- Sofia Fund Makes Third Investment in Cognition Therapeutics
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- Sofia Angel II Fund Surpasses Investor Goals Raising $5.5 M
- Sofia Fund to Invest in Women Led Ventures
- Sofia Angel Fund II Raises $3.925 Million