FOF/PE  Vanterra Capital

     Office Locations:

320 Park Avenue (at 51st Street) 18th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-231-3930
Fax: 212-231-3939



  • Middle Market



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Real Estate & Construction



    Vanterra Capital is a global private equity firm that manages assets for a diverse investor base of ultra-high net worth partners and leading institutions. Vanterra currently manages over $1.5 billion of assets across various private equity funds and associated investment vehicles. Vanterra utilizes a thematic macro-driven approach to identify attractive investment sectors for private equity capital. Some of the platforms established to date include India, Healthcare, Distressed Real Estate, and Transformative Energy and Materials. The Firm's private equity platform has two components: Fund Investments- Seed or invest in 'best of class' specialized private equity managers that have sector expertise and a unique ability for value creation. Vanterra often takes an active role in supporting its platform managers by participating on the Investment Committee, sourcing opportunities, and assisting with financial structuring and oversight of underlying investments. The firm also makes Direct Investments: Investing directly in lower-middle-market companies (typically with transaction values between $20 and $300 million). Direct investments may include (1) investments alongside fund platforms, and (2) investments originating from the proprietary network of Vanterra and its affiliates. Vanterra was formed as a partnership between Mr. Shad Azimi and Quadrant Management. Quadrant is a principal investment management firm ($3 billion under management) focused on the U.S. and emerging markets.

    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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    Shad Azimi Founder and Managing Partner
    Steven Himmel Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series B


    Portfolio companies include:


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      Daily Harvest
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      Felix Gray








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