FI  Red Apple Group

     Office Locations:

800 3rd Ave.
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-956-5770



  • Early
  • Middle Market



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Financial Services
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Retail & Restaurant



    John A. Catsimatidis is a Greek-American billionaire businessman and radio talk show host. He is the owner, president, chairman, and CEO of Red Apple Group, a conglomerate that owns and operates holdings in supermarkets, real estate, oil refining and distribution, aviation and a newspaper. Red Apple has diverse holdings in the energy industry, with asset focus in the midstream and downstream. Red Apple Real Estate owns, develops, and manages real estate across the country with a focus on the New York City market. Gristedes has been feeding New Yorkers for over 100 years. Gristedes offers fresh meat, produce, dairy products, baked goods, frozen foods, gourmet foods, and nonfood items. Red Apple also makes Venture investments in Fintech and Retail Tech. He serves on the Board of Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, the Hellenic Times Scholarship Fund, and over the years served in a variety of volunteer positions in the Greek Orthodox Church. Red Apple Group directly and through its real estate operating company Red Apple Real Estate owns and manages over 2,000,000 square feet of real estate primarily in New York City, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Florida.

    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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    Andrea Catsimatidis Principal
    John A. Catsimatidis Founder, Owner, President, Chairman, and CEO
    John A. Catsimatidis, Jr. Principal
    Margo Catsimatidis


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