1843 Capital is a venture capital and private equity firm focused on making early-stage investments in technology and tech-enabled consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies that is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut and was founded by Ada Lovelace. The firm also has an office in New York City, New York.
According to the 1843 Capital website, the firm puts an emphasis on investing is companies with a female founder and advocates for gender equity which it believes will generate superior returns. The firm focuses its investments in companies operating in CPG, cyber security, enterprise software, and silver technology (technology focused on adults over 60 years old).
Silvernest is a Denver-based company founded by Wendi Burkhardt.