Investing in remarkable founders of color

Are you ready to change the world?

The Overlooked Opportunity

INEFFICIENT DISTRIBUTION
OF CAPITAL

BIPOC FOUNDERS 
get LESS THAN

99 %
OF ALL DEPLOYED VENTURE CAPITAL

SOURCE: TECHCRUNCH+

COMPANIES LED BY DIVERSE TEAMS GET

0 x
HIGHER CASH FLOW PER EMPLOYEE

SOURCE: BUILT IN

DIVERSE COMPANIES
ARE

1 %
MORE LIKELY TO CAPTURE NEW MARKETS

SOURCE: INSTRIDE

South Loop Ventures was created to seize opportunities stemming from the inefficient distribution of capital in the United States.

This market inefficiency ignores the unique backgrounds and lived experiences of underrepresented talent that enable them to offer solutions to market problems others cannot.

who we are

South Loop Ventures is a Pre-Seed and Seed stage venture fund that seeks to unlock the remarkable potential of founders of color to transform economies of tomorrow.

We are a generalist fund with primary emphases on energy/climate, space, sports, health and fintech/B2B SaaS.

These industries have a unique global convergence in Houston–the 4th largest and most diversity city in America–which is why we’ve made it our home.

our mission

To be the leading force in transforming the landscape of entrepreneurship by championing underrepresented founders.

We envision a future where diversity is not just celebrated but ingrained in every aspect of business, and where entrepreneurial success knows no racial or ethnic boundaries.

We are distinguished by our extensive experience in venture capital investment, strategic partnerships, and unwavering dedication to diversity and inclusion. 

We are a generalist fund with primary emphasis on

THE ECONOMIES OF THE FUTURE

energy / climatetech

Healthtech

SPACETECH

SPORTSTECH

FINTECH

Innovation in renewable energy and green tech.

Blending tech and healthcare to reimagine patient care

Commercializing the cosmos. Pushing the boundaries of what's possible

Revolutionizing sports, performance, and fan engagement.

Digital transformation driving financial and business operations.

These industries have a unique global nexus in Houston, which is why we’ve made it our home.

our partners

Working with world class corporate and investment partners to offer unparalleled guidance and mentorship

Learn more about South Loop Ventures

VC professionals with decades of experience and team of advisors to help navigate a
range of fund, network and portfolio needs.

Successful companies that underscore and prove our thesis.

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