VC  Urban Innovation Fund

     Office Locations:

645 Harrison St., #200
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: 415-613-5401



  • Seed



  • Business Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Financial Services
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Urban Innovation Fund is a venture capital firm that provides seed capital and regulatory support to entrepreneurs shaping the future of cities. The Urban Innovation Fund provides capital creating scalable solutions to these challenges, investing in the following verticals: Transportation; Energy, resources, and sustainability; Housing and the built environment; Education and workforce; Health and public safety; Business and financial services; Government and civic tech; Arts and recreation; and Food systems.



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    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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    Clara Brenner Managing Partner
    Jenieri Cyrus Associate
    Julie Lein Managing Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










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      Series C


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