Northwestern Mutual Venture Capital Investments

Through our venture capital investments, we're bringing together the strength and scale of a 160-year-old Fortune 500 company with the leading-edge innovations of startups to re-imagine the way things could be.

The way consumers want to engage with their money and plan for their financial future is changing. Through Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures, we look for partners who are developing tools and platforms to help us deliver the experience clients need, want and deserve; who are shaping the future of health and wellness; and who are bringing new technologies and enhanced analytics to market.

  • Investment Range: Up to $5M
  • Fund I size: $50M (fully committed)
  • Fund II size: $150M
  • Type of funding: Multi-stage
  • Geographical Focus: National
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We're committed to being a catalyst for business growth in our home town. Cream City Venture Capital is dedicated to investing solely in startups based in southeast Wisconsin. Beyond capital, Cream City Venture Capital portfolio companies get access to our network of mentors and state-of-the-art co-working space. We look to partner with companies that are leveraging technology to address challenges across any industry.

  • Investment Range: $100,000 - $250,000
  • Fund size: $5M
  • Type of funding: Seed and Series A
  • Geographical Focus: Southeast Wisconsin
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Recent Venture Investments

We approach market opportunities from every direction possible. Over the past several years, we have made strategic value-based investments in companies that challenge the status quo, counter our thinking and disrupt our industry.

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Venture Investment Focus

We are always interested in talking to innovators and entrepreneurs working on great ideas. Wondering what areas we invest in?

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MKE Tech Hub

We're only as strong as the community around us. See what we're doing (and join in the movement) to make Milwaukee a more vibrant hub for 21st century business.

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