The Dynamo Fund is an $18M early stage fund that invests in and partners with tenacious and visionary founders operating in the logistics, supply chain, and transportation industries. Our team and network bring decades of experience as successful entrepreneurs, executives, and investors in key markets around the world. Through our investment partnerships, The Dynamo Fund aims to add significant value through our relationships, advice, and access.  

Our Opportunity

dynamodemo16-83The way consumers and business utilize value, whether through a product or service, is rapidly changing. We’re here to support the talented teams advancing the logistics, transportation, and supply chain industries- industries worth over $4 trillion. Across business, economic, and capital cycles, we plan to empower exemplary teams to leverage a combination of skills and disciplines to create new businesses and advance existing industries.  

Our Approach

liz_5715-1We believe that people are the fundamental unit of any organizations. Extraordinary founding teams have the ability to identify the needs of their end markets, build market-changing products, and efficiently distribute them. We support founders not only through investment, but also with hands-on problem solving, relevant advice, and our extensive network.  

Our Fund Profile

dynamodemo16-136We believe it’s important for companies to have an understanding of their investors. Below is a summary of our current fund.
  • Targets seed through pre-series A opportunities in the logistics, supply chain, and transportation industries
  • Look for opportunities with a strong team, large market opportunity, and differentiated product
  • $18M debut fund with a 10 year lifespan closed July 2016
  • Expect to write initial investments ranging from $100,000 to $500,000
  • Reserve approximately 50% of the Fund for follow-on investments
  • Limited Partners comprise key individuals in the sector and southeast United States

Relationship to The Dynamo Accelerator

We are are a sibling entity to The Dynamo Accelerator and are independently capitalized by our LPs who are key individuals in our industry and region. Our fund sources opportunities both from our program as well as outside of it.

If you’re in the early-innings of building your business, the accelerator might be of interest. Learn more here.

Meet the Team

Our team is committed to partnering with and supporting visionary founders.

Ted Alling

Allan Davis

Barry Large

Santosh Sankar

Weston Wamp

Contact Us

We're looking for exemplary teams with a variety of skills and disciplines to transform the logistics, supply chain, and transportation industries. Reach out and introduce yourself to the team.

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