WE BRING A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE TO THE NEW MIDWEST OPPORTUNITY
Through capital, expertise & connections to a global network, Rock River Capital exists to forward the ideas & hard work of the Midwest into great companies
ANDY WALKER, Partner
A proven serial entrepreneur with extensive technical expertise in data science strategy, analytics, & engineering. Andy has fifteen years of entrepreneurial experience.
CHRISTOPHER ECKSTROM, Partner
An institutional investing background, across a wide variety of industries, at a global fund manager/hedge fund coupled with investment banking & turnaround consulting expertise.
Rock River Capital is a midwest based, early stage venture firm looking for companies with initial product/market fit & positioned for growth. We are industry agnostic, but look for some form of technical disruptor to that industry, often in the form of software.
Investments made by Rock River Capital are done with the entrepreneur in mind. Our goal is the keep the deal terms straight forward & aligned with the founder. We prefer to be the lead investor and take a board seat with the intention of adding value where needed.
Rock River Capital reserves significant funds for follow on investment to continue supporting our portfolio in later rounds. We partner with some of the largest Venture Capitalists in the midwest to help our companies graduate to the next level of investment.