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CAVU Venture Partners

CAVU Venture Partners

CAVU Venture Partners invests in companies in the consumer packed goods industry.

With offices in Los Angeles, New York and Austin, CAVU Venture Partners is a venture capital firm focused on consumer packaged goods sector. In their investments, they look for ideas they consider new and entrepreneurs excited by them.



Investment

CAVU Venture Partners has made investments in Health-Ade, Good Culture, Hippeas, Kite Hill, Once Upon A Farm, Kettle & Fire, REBBL, Vital Proteins, Chef's Cut Real Jerky, and High Brew Coffee.

Funds

CAVU Venture Partners raised their first fund, coming in January 2016, and called CAVU Venture Partners Fund I, raised $156 million. In January, 2017, they raised $209 million for their CAVU Venture Partners Fund II. And in August 2019, they announced their CAVU Venture Partners Fund III for which they sought to raise $250 million.



CAVU Venture Partners also raised $1.575 million for the GFR Investors Fund in July 2018. And in September 2019, they raised $2 million for the GFR Investors Fund II.

Timeline

Funded Companies

6 Results
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Company
Description
Description
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Website
Industry
Industry
Location
Location

Kite Hill is a manufacturer of cheeses, cream cheeses, and yogurts made from almond milk

A company making jerky products in New York City, New York.

Bulletproof 360 Inc is a Seattle-based company.

HIPPEAS is a Los Angeles-based company.

Associated investment funds

2 Results
Investment Fund
Investment Fund
Total offering (USD)
Total offering (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Location
Location
Date signed
Date signed
2,000,000
1,575,000
July 25, 2018
2,000,000
2,000,000
September 2019

People

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Role
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Andrew Haynes

Creative Director



Bader Alam

Senior Vice President



Bella Filer

Chief Financial Officer



Brett Thomas

Co-Founder and Managing Partner



Clayton Christopher

Co-Founder and Advisor



Jacqueline (Loken) Dunklau

Vice President



Jamie Schwartz

Senior Associate



Jared Jacobs

Vice President



Jay Carroll

Senior Associate



John Denny

VP, Digital & Commerce



Mike Ferry

Operating Partner



Rohan Oza

Co-Founder and Managing Partner



Stevie Clements

Director, Brand Development



Todd Bondy

Vice President



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