Unitus Seed Fund I

Cayman Islands

Last updated 7 January 2022, by Impactyield.

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The Unitus Seed Fund is the leading impact venture seed fund investing in startups innovating for the masses in India.

Financial description


11 years

of track record


the year funded

15,000,000 USD


Asset manager

Capria Ventures


Headquarters location:

Other funds managed by this asset manager: Capria Fund, LLCUnitus Seed Fund II

SDG goals

SDG targets

Equal rights to ownership basic services technology and economic resources

Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms

Universal access to safe and nutritious food

Universal access to sexual and reproductive care, family planning and education

Free primary and secondary education

Double the improvement in energy efficiency

Full employment and decent work with equal pay

Universal access to information and communications technology

Key performance indicators

Fund overview

Asset manager: Capria Ventures

Product track record: Fund has 11 years of track record

Target IRR: n.a.

Committed Capital: n.a.

Target return category: Risk-adjusted market-rate of return

Fund domicile:

Product status:

Style/Stage: ,

Inception year: 2012

Vintage year: 2013

Target region: , , ,

Target close date: n.a.

Product term: 10 year term with +2 extension

Assets under management: 15,000,000 USD (US Dollar)

Investment size: Min: 50,000; Max: 1,000,000; Avg: 250,000

Co-investment policy: ,

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Currency for fund / product figures:

Fund investments to date: 23

Fund investments to date exited or repaid: 3

Management fee: n.a.

Carried interest: n.a.

Hurdle rate: n.a.

GIIN Investors' Council Investment: Yes

Limited Partners / Investors: Crystal Springs Foundation, Lemelson Foundation, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Deshpande Foundation, Wadhwani Foundation, Sorenson Impact Foundation and Unitus Labs. Global Fund individual investors include Bill Gates (Microsoft, Gates Foundation), Jeff Clark (Impact Investment Leaders), Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures), Hari Kumar (Formerly Goldman Sachs), Steve Singh (Concur Technologies), Diego Piacentini (Amazon), Geeta Aiyer (Boston Common Asset Management) and Bob Gay (Co-Founder of Bain Capital), and many more.

Limited Partner / Investor Type: Endowments/Foundations, Family Office


E-mail: n.a.

Website: http://usf.vc

Phone number: +1.206.486.5701

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Impact Performance


Impact thesis

The primary SDGs targeted by Unitus Ventures include quality education, good health, no poverty, gender equality, zero hunger, sustainable cities and communities, and industry, innovation and infrastructure.

Impact Management


Financial benchmark

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