“Keiretsu” is the Japanese word for a family of affiliated companies that form a tight-knit alliance and work toward each other’s mutual success.
Consistent with this definition, Keiretsu Forum is a conglomeration of serious investors, business leaders, venture capitalists, corporate & institutional investors and serial entrepreneurs bound by overlapping and co-dependent goals to work together for each other’s mutual benefit, form strategic partnerships, enhance each other’s knowledge and build an angel network of diverse skills. With nearly 3,000 accredited angel investor members dispersed throughout 55 chapters on four continents, Keiretsu Forum is the world’s largest and most active accredited investor – private equity community.
Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic achieves success through the leadership of seasoned, regional professionals and Chapter Presidents that facilitate immersion in our local communities.
Keiretsu Forum goes above and beyond the role of an ordinary angel investment network. Our angel investors and innovative entrepreneurs are generously cared for by providing quality deal flow, vetted global investment opportunities, charitable and social stimulation, educational resources, collaboration with private equity funds throughout North America and an unwavering commitment to honorable business practices.
Keiretsu Forum believes that through a holistic approach – which includes interlocking relationships with sponsors, partners, and critical resources – it creates an angel investing network that produces the highest quality investment opportunities. Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic achieves success through the leadership of seasoned, regional professionals and Chapter Presidents that facilitate immersion in our local communities. Currently, active Mid-Atlantic Chapters are operating in Philadelphia, DC Metro (Bethesda), Pittsburgh, and New York. This Keiretsu Forum team of angel investors, sponsors and partners are committed to being one of the most successful and distinguished private equity/angel investment organizations in the region.
To achieve success, Keiretsu Forum’s investment opportunities are strengthened by extensive educational opportunities, stimulating smart angel investing decisions and long-lasting strategies. Along with investing in innovative companies, the members of Keiretsu Forum’s angel network are also encouraged to participate in both social activities and charitable opportunities and serve as mentors through our Due Diligence Fellows Program.
Forum members collaborate in the thorough due diligence phase and angel funding terms process but make individual investment decisions with rounds in the $250k-$3m range. Since its founding in 2011, Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic has made a significant impact in the region by providing resources, mentoring and funding for entrepreneurs totaling over $40 Million, investing in more than 200 diverse companies. For more information, please visit http://KeiretsuForum-MidAtlantic.com/
Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic