YEI Innovation Fund Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 16

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 15


YEI Innovation Fund General Information


Founded in 2013, YEI Innovation Fund was a venture capital firm based in New Haven, Connecticut. The fund was created by Yale University in partnership with Connecticut Innovations and Webster Bank in order to improve access to early-stage investment capital in Connecticut.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Trade Association
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • New Haven, CT
  • United States

YEI Innovation Fund Investments (16)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Mental Canvas 13-Dec-2018 Seed Round 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000000
Wellinks (Other Healthcare Technology Systems) 17-Jul-2018 00000 00000 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue
Tamarin 08-Sep-2017 00000 00000 00000 Medical Records Systems Generating Revenue
Embark 26-Jun-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue
Trinity Mobile Networks 19-Apr-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Other Communications and Networking Out of Business
Junzi 13-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue
Umi (Food Products) 11-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Food Products Out of Business
Saphlux 20-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00000 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue
PatientBank 20-Mar-2015 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Medical Records Systems Out of Business
Umi (Food Products) 01-Jan-2015 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Food Products Out of Business
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YEI Innovation Fund Exits (15)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
IsoPlexis 08-Oct-2021 IPO 00000
Rally (Automotive) 24-Mar-2021 000000000000000000 01-Mar-2021 000000000 00000000
Wellinks (Other Healthcare Technology Systems) 15-Jan-2020 000000000000000000
Trinity Mobile Networks 24-Dec-2019 000 00 00000000
TummyZen 20-Nov-2019 000 00 00000000
PatientBank 12-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000
Umi (Food Products) 13-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000
Dextro 08-Feb-2017 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
Embark Secondary Transaction - Private
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