Purpose Built Ventures

building companies that matter

We invest at the earliest stages in companies working to increase human wellbeing, expand economic opportunity and improve the public sphere.

What We Do

We work with driven founders to help build pre/seed companies by providing capital, advice and connections.

Example Portfolio (current and prior funds)
-Alta Motors
-Altschool
-Honor
-Fig Loans
-Funding University
-Literably
-Notable Health
-PharmaCCX
-Patchd Medical
-Remix
-Leap

The Team

Miles (Founding Partner) is a successful serial entrepreneur and investor. He founded Higher One and helped scale it to over $200mil in revenue and public offering. As founder of SeeClickFix and OneUni, he has experience with mission-driven startups. At Yale, he started the Y50k business plan competition, instigated the accelerator for student ventures and served on the selection committee. He also co-created and taught the popular Yale business school course on managing software development. He has invested in and advised dozens of companies at the earliest stages.

More about Miles at his website and on LinkedIn.

Contact Us

Is your startup purpose built? Please say hello.

hello@purposebuilt.vc

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