FOUNDING PARTNER(S)

Astia Fund

WHO WE ARE

Astia is a $100M early-stage venture fund investing in companies with women leaders. The fund invests via the current Astia investment team and same proven, documented, repeatable process employed via Astia Angels. A classically managed Fund whose management fees and carry support a 20-year-old 501c3, with a proven track record of attracting deal flow, providing support for entrepreneurs, and a majority-female investment team with more than 45 years collective private equity investment experience and 90+ financings completed together, and most notably a demonstrated ability to return capital to investors.

$100,000,000

TARGET SIZE OF FUNDS

Sector

E-commerce/ Consumer Internet, Social Impact

Stage

Series B, Series A

Region

North America

Countries

US

Founder(s)

Omar Ali (CFO and Managing partner)

Sharon Vosmek (CEO, Astia Fund)

Sharon Vosmek is the CEO of Astia, managing director of the Astia Fund, and a managing member of Astia Angels. Astia is the pre-eminent organization working to ensure the success of high-growth startups founded and led by women. Astia Angels is a global investment group comprised of family offices and HNW individuals to invest directly into women-led, high-growth companies. Ms. Vosmek is well-regarded around the globe for her opinions, research and commentary on the importance of women leaders as integral to innovation and high-performing entrepreneurial companies.

Victoria Pettibone (MD)(CIO and Managing Partner)