EVC Ventures

EVC Ventures

An accelerator and venture capital firm in Chicago that focuses on early-stage startups.

EVC Ventures is an accelerator and venture capital firm in Chicago that focuses on early-stage startups. Founded 2014 in Chicago, Illinois, United States, it invests in early stage ventures and seed. Its portfolio companies include Unifyed, EdTechReview Media Pvt Ltd., BigDeal, Milkbasket, I-MADE, BlackBeltHelp, and QuickLaunch. As of February 2020, EVC Ventures has made seven investments. Their most recent investment was on Nov ember14, 2017, when Unifyed raised $5M. EVC Ventures has raised a single venture fund, EVC II. This fund was announced on April 6, 2016 and raised a total of $50M.

Timeline

2014

Founded

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Jay Khan

Managing Partner

Anjli Jain

Managing Partner

Balaji Thiruvengadam

CTO

David Meek

President

Ishan Tandon

Global Head - Talent Acquisition

Kurt Olender

Partner

Rahul Rai

Vice President

Sayantan Dasgupta

Partner & Vice President

Further reading

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Author
Link
Type
Date

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

BigDeal

BlackBeltHelp

EdTechReview Media Pvt Ltd.

I-MADE

Milkbasket

QuickLaunch

Unifyed

News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Emily Nightingale
July 24, 2020
AmericanInno
Inno Guides are designed to serve as an onboarding tool for anyone that's new to the city's ecosystem, as well as a refresher for those looking to learn more about Chicago's startup and tech communities and the resources available to them.

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