WE INVEST IN SEMINAL TRENDS SHAPING THE FUTURE
SEMCAP is a growth impact manager investing in companies at the forefront of seminal trends in sectors that have the greatest impact on humanity -
Healthcare, Education and Food & Nutrition.
WHAT WE DO
Our goal is to create enduring value and generate above-market returns for our global investor base by partnering with entrepreneurs driving seminal trends that are underpinned by technological, social and environmental transformation and regulatory change.
Through SEMCAP’s capital, networks and expertise, we empower innovators to scale rapidly and deliver measurable positive outcomes for future generations. We have operator DNA having run businesses in each of our verticals and provide unique insights, perspectives and connections to the entrepreneurs we partner with.
SEMCAP is grounded in three decades of successful technology investments made in response to seminal trends. SEMCAP’s founders Buck Buckley and Cyrus Vandrevala are both serial entrepreneurs and eminent technology investors who have built, scaled, sold and backed many transformative companies over the past 30 years. SEMCAP was created to complement our technology expertise and expand the reach - we've curated industry leading teams and globally recognized leaders and advisory boards across each of our three investment verticals to identify and support remarkable companies that are driving seminal trends.
"We strive to invest in great businesses where our strategic input, networks and operational experience can drive transformation," Buck Buckley, Co-Founder and CIO
"Seminal trends will drive a paradigm shift for future generations - we back innovators driving change,"
Cyrus Vandrevala, Co-Founder and CIO
We identify, evaluate and invest in industry sectors whose transformation will have the greatest impact over the next century. Seminal trends impacted by government policy, technology and shifting consumer values in the following three areas are reframing the way business is conducted and the way in which people live:
Shifting values and consumer preferences:
Nutrient dense, functional ingredients, clean label
Organic, non-GMO, regenerative
Sustainable, plant-based or low waste
Convenient omni channel and DTC access
Transformative healthcare and outcomes:
Payor, Provider and Pharma Tech & Services
Care Model Innovation
The New Healthcare Consumer
Home Based, Digital and Virtual Care
Global education transformation:
Tech and cloud adoption
Life-long learning and re-skilling of workforce
Mobile point of learning and online modalities
Funding innovation in public/private