PE/VC  Ruttenberg Gordon Investments

     Office Locations:

910 W. Huron, Apt. 710
Chicago, IL 60642



  • Early
  • Middle Market



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Medical Device
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Retail & Restaurant



    Ruttenberg Gordon Investments is a private firm specializing in real estate investments, private equity and hard assets through debt and equity. To date the firm has made 100+ investments amounting to $3Bn+ of total transaction volume. The firm focuses on acquiring high quality real estate assets at a discount to replacement cost. The firm's current area of focus is multifamily; however, we opportunistically invest in various real estate asset classes. RGI's private equity investments range from pre profit startups to later stage pre-IPO investments. The firm has partaken in investment opportunities across industries including energy and natural resources, various industrial subsectors, technology and media, and various retail and consumer brands. RGI's lending platform has invested in and originated senior secured and mezzanine loans collateralized by real estate as well as loans secured by esoteric asset classes ranging from art to gold mines. Target transaction size is $10-60M.

    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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    Aryn Spahr Associate
    Barnett Ruttenberg Of Counsel
    David Ruttenberg Managing Partner
    Diana Roldan Analyst
    Jonathan D. Gordon Managing Partner


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