Venture Capital & Expertise
for Early-Stage Companies

Areas of Interest:  SaaS, Cyber Security, AI/ML,
MedTech/Pharma, Advanced Manufacturing/IOT

OIF Companies

Top Emerging Manager in the US
Driving Year-over-Year Revenue Growth


Market Value Created

Partners have been involved in 13 exits ranging from $100 million to over $1 billion; creating cumulative market value in excess of $10 billion.



We select our investments from the top 5 to 10 percent of all Ohio emerging growth companies.


Capital Leverage

More than $12 in capital is co-invested for every $1 invested by OIF. A majority comes from investment firms based outside of Ohio.


Companies Met

Our experience, alone, is a resource. We help Ohio companies through the right meetings, introductions, referrals and general advising.

Our portfolio companies are driving growth across the U.S. and internationally.  Here are just a few customers that our companies serve:


We are Focused on Growth & Impact

The Ohio Innovation Fund is driving growth in the Ohio entrepreneurial ecosystem. We are bridging the gap between Silicon Valley and the Midwest by amplifying our companies’ access to capital and experienced talent, while redefining growth expectations among our founders and CEOs. We are committed to supporting the next generation of groundbreaking technologies, companies, and industries; right here in Ohio.

Where We've Been

Our partners are leveraging a history of success in multiple industries to drive growth for our portfolio companies. Here is a list of our successful acquisitions, IPOs, and acquiring partners.

Where We're Going

Our portfolio companies are being recognized as industry leaders and are partnering with top companies in their fields.

The Ohio Innovation Fund has been instrumental to our success, providing both specific help in
terms of customer introductions and industry advisors as well as general guidance in growing our

- Rick Arlow, CEO Complion

What is it like to work with OIF? Hear it from our Portfolio Companies: