CVC  Nationwide Ventures ml

     Office Locations:

One Nationwide Plaza
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 877-669-6877



  • Early



  • Electronics & Advanced Materials
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology



    The venture division of insurance company Nationwide, Nationwide Ventures invests in startups, pilots new technologies, and tests new solutions and business models. We focus on delivering next-generation experiences for Nationwide's customers by exploring leading-edge topics from analytics and automation technology to new insurance and financial services platforms. The firm seeks to partner with startups who have the potential to transform the insurance and financial services industries. Nationwide invests in early-to-late stage startups that normally range between $1M and $5M.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Amelia Gandara Director, Strategic Partnerships
    Brian Anderson Principal
    Erik Ross Founder and Head


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