Alpha Venture Partners holds first close for debut fund


new york 7_sqNew York-based venture capital firm Alpha Venture Partners has reportedly held a first close for its maiden fund.

Alpha has raised $10m from a collection of family offices, according to Dow Jones.

The fund will invest between $150,000 and $2m in growth and expansion stage companies, typically backing Series B funding rounds.

Alpha said that its sweet spot is $5m to $20m in revenues. it targets software and information technology sectors including e-commerce, mobile, social, business process outsourcing, information services and tech-enabled services.

Its portfolio businesses include enterprise grid and cloud computing software company Data Synapse, real-time display ad platform for email LiveIntent and GameTrust, which provides infrastructure for community and commerce applications in online games and entertainment.

Copyright © 2014 AltAssets