iYa Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 4


iYa Ventures General Information

Company Description

iYa Ventures was a community development venture capital firm that is identifying, investing and advising startups with technology-based solutions. It was a member of the community development venture capital association, which has over 20 years of promoting the use of the tools of venture capital to advance the livelihoods of low-income people and the economies of distressed communities.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Impact Investing
Corporate Office
  • 207-209 East 120th Street
  • New York, NY 10035
  • United States

iYa Ventures Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Supermart.ng 01-Nov-2014 Early Stage VC 00000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue
helloDoctor 28-Mar-2014 00000 00000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Out of Business
5th + Quansah Early Stage VC Internet Retail Out of Business
WAVE Academies Early Stage VC Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
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iYa Ventures Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
helloDoctor 08-Jun-2024 Out of Business
Supermart.ng 19-Jul-2018 000000000 00000000
5th + Quansah 01-Jan-2018 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
WAVE Academies Secondary Transaction - Private
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iYa Ventures FAQs

  • What is iYa Ventures?

    iYa Ventures was a community development venture capital firm that is identifying, investing and advising startups with technology-based solutions.

  • When was iYa Ventures founded?

    iYa Ventures was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of iYa Ventures?

    Kwame Dougan ESQ is the founder of iYa Ventures.

  • Where is iYa Ventures headquartered?

    iYa Ventures is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • How many investments has iYa Ventures made?

    iYa Ventures has made 4 investments.

  • What has iYa Ventures invested in?

    iYa Ventures has made numerous investments in companies like Supermart.ng, helloDoctor, and 5th + Quansah within the Internet Retail and Clinics/Outpatient Services industries.

  • What has iYa Ventures invested in recently?

    iYa Ventures's latest investment was on 01-Nov-2014 in Supermart.ng, a company within the Internet Retail industry.

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