Ringleader Ventures is a Chicago-based venture capital firm founded in 2013. The firm targets investments in industry disrupting technology startups. Ringleader uses an investment strategy that partners with well established companies who primary vulnerability is disruptive technology. They identify disruptive startups then partner with and invested in them to craft solutions that help established companies retain their competitive market position. The company refers to this strategy as "David & Golitah INC." as it puts small startups in partnership with established businesses rather than making them competition.