FI  Olympus Ventures

     Office Locations:

6600 France Ave S., Suite 550
Minneapolis, MN 55435
Phone: 952-324-8900

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  • Middle Market



  • Financial Services
  • Real Estate & Construction



    Olympus Ventures is the Family Office of Richard M. Schulze (founder of Best Buy). According to Forbes, Schulze is worth approximately $3.5B. Olympus Ventures is focused on the diversification of concentrated holdings into multiple investment platforms that include alternative investment assets, public equity and fixed income asset classes. The alternative asset classes include operating companies, direct private equity investments, co-investment opportunities, directly held real estate assets, joint-ventured real estate holdings, development assets and hedge funds. Schulze currently serves as Chairman and President of Olympus Ventures, LLC; President and Director of Founders Properties, LLC; and is Founder and President of Best Jets International, a charter aircraft company that operates out of Minneapolis.

    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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    David Meier Director of Private Investments
    Kevin Bergman President & COO
    Michael Bader Director of Real Estate Asset Management
    Richard Schulze Founder


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