Lightship Capital drives innovation and investment in the Midwest. They leverage corporate partnerships, executives in residence, and organizations from the region to build sustainable local ecosystems full of high growth companies led by women, people of color, and other underestimated founders. At Lightship Capital, we believe social impact and profit are simultaneously achievable.
So we find, fund, and educate remarkable underrepresented innovators and regions typically excluded from meaningful access to mentorship & venture capital.
Lightship Capital invests in early stage companies led by BIPOC, LBGTQ+, women & people with disabilities who operate in the CPG, E-Commerce, Sustainability, Artificial Intelligence, and Healthcare spaces.