NEXT II is a $50M fund making Series A and follow-on investments in early-stage Ohio and Midwest technology startups, with a range of $500K to $3M per investment.

What we look for:

  • Founder and team with unique market insights, entrepreneurial skills, and commitment to high growth

  • Large addressable market with a clearly identified, significant unmet need

  • Unique solution with demonstrated potential to disrupt the status quo and a sustainable competitive advantage

  • A go-to-market plan that will drive meaningful growth and value creation

  • A capital-efficient financial model that aligns investment dollars with value-creating milestones

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Companies In Portfolio

NEXT II Fund Portfolio Companies