Richmond Global Ventures or RGV is a private equity and venture capital firm in New York City investing in entrepreneurs building transformative global businesses. It focuses on countries in Latin America, the Middle East, and North America.
Peter Kellner founded Richmond Global Ventures in 2014. It is headquartered in New York with additional offices in San Francisco and Miami. Its investments include Vestorly, Market Realist, Dataminr, EcoSense, Kueski, Paradata, Qraved, and Restorando.
Richmond Global Ventures invests in tech-driven companies with global applications. It funds Series A and B rounds with typically $4-6 million initial checks and reserves half of the fund for follow-on investments. Richmond Global Ventures invests in fintech, adtech, predictive analytics and data science but not hardware, cleantech and pure bioscience. The company’s preference is Software as a Service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) companies that have immediate global market viability.