Funds & Investments

U-M Innovations at the Front-Lines of COVID-19

U-M Innovations at the Front-Lines of COVID-19

HandyLab launched as a technology spinout of the University of Michigan, with support from EDF Ventures, an Ann Arbor venture capital firm. The startup was founded by two PhD students, Sundaresh Brahmasandra (Sundu) and Kalyan Handique (Handy). After receiving $75,000...

U-M Social Venture Fund Celebrates 10 Years

U-M Social Venture Fund Celebrates 10 Years

Guest blog: Monika R. Johnson, MBA/MS 2019 When the University of Michigan Social Venture Fund (SVF) launched in September 2009 as the first student-led impact investing fund, it sought to invest in and support innovative companies that place social and environmental...