US Leadership Summit


Like this article?

Sign up to our free newsletter

B Capital closes $250m early-stage fund

B Capital, a global multi-stage investment firm, has closed Ascent Fund II (Ascent II), its first dedicated early-stage fund, with $250 million capital commitments.

Ascent II will invest in pre-seed through series A rounds globally, with an emphasis on the US and Asia.

The Ascent team was founded by Chair and General Partner Howard Morgan, firm Co-Founder and Managing Partner Eduardo Saverin, General Partners Gabe Greenbaum and Karen Page, and Partner Karan Mohla. Leveraging their decades of experience as active partners of early-stage companies, they target founders leading the next wave of innovation across digital healthcare, enterprise software, fintech and logistics, among other growing industries.

B Capital supports the growth of its portfolio companies through a range of value-added services and expertise. Its strategic partnership with Boston Consulting Group (BCG) enables B Capital to connect its portfolio companies to a global network of business leaders eager to partner with emerging technologies.

Like this article? Sign up to our free newsletter




Blackstone Private Equity

Talk to Us

What would you like to talk with us about? *