Inspired Capital’s $281 Million Fund Closing

Cooley advised Inspired Capital on the deal.

Inspired Capital, a New York-based early-stage venture firm founded by Alexa von Tobel and Penny Pritzker, announced the close of its second fund with $281 million in capital commitments.

Inspired Capital’s total assets under management have reached nearly half a billion dollars, making Inspired Capital one of the world’s largest venture firms led and managed solely by women. The firm’s second fund will invest in seed and Series A companies across all categories of innovation and all types of founders.

Founded in 2019, Inspired Capital backs early-stage founders with transformative ideas, brilliant teams and relentless determination. By leveraging its experience across consumer and enterprise technology, the firm strives to help businesses at the seed and Series A stages become category-defining companies.

The Cooley team was led by Shane Goudey (Picture). It also included Katia MacNeill, Rachel Samec, Paul Roberts and Julie Rogers.

Involved fees earner: Shane Goudey – Cooley LLP; Katia MacNeill – Cooley LLP; Paul Roberts – Cooley LLP; Rachel Samec – Cooley LLP;

Law Firms: Cooley LLP;

Clients: Inspired Capital Partners;

Author: Martina Bellini