VC  The Rahn Group

     Office Locations:

7650 Edinborough Way, Suite 725
Edina, MN 55436
Phone: 612-343-7000
Fax: 612-343-7001



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    The Rahn Group, LLC is a privately held investment firm located in Edina, Minnesota. Since its founding in 1997, the Rahn Group has invested across many asset classes including agriculture, alternative energy, commodities, public and private equity, real estate and venture capital. The Rahn Group entered the wind business to develop a project of their own and by the end of 2007, the Rahn Group had arranged for the Odin Wind Farm to be built. Odin was the Rahn Group's first wind farm and also the State's first 'Community Based Energy Development' wind farm. The Rahn Group invests in various forms of real estate, including: Farm land, Commercial properties, Land Development, and Residential Real Estate.

    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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    Blake Nixon Principal
    Heather Droel Accounting Manager
    Mark Rahn
    Noel P. Rahn Partner in Charge


    Portfolio companies include:

      Geronimo Wind Energy
        web link

      Marshall Wind Farm
        web link

      Odin Wind Farm
        web link


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