Investment Approach

Cimarron provides discretionary and non-discretionary venture capital and private equity asset management services to various types of clients including institutional investors, family offices, and regional investors.

We take into account each client’s specific objectives to design innovative fund structures and customized investment strategies, build highly productive portfolios, and manage and report on investments.


Cimarron designs innovative investment strategies. Our fund structures maximize available capital and optimize return scenarios.


Cimarron builds productive portfolios. We are skilled at sourcing and evaluating investment opportunities.


Cimarron is a highly experienced manager of fund of funds programs. We offer management of discretionary single client accounts, adhering to the highest industry standard of transparency in investment monitoring and reporting. We track and report performance numbers to our clients. We monitor both individual funds and portfolios as well as progress toward any identified strategic objectives.

Cimarron invests across the venture capital asset class from early stage and seed funds through late stage, mezzanine and lower middle market buyout funds. Our investment approach is focused on exceptional funds and developing investment strategies that satisfy a clients’ full range of financial and strategic objectives.

Deal Sourcing

We source proactively with a client's objectives in mind, working through hundreds of deals to invest in a handful.

Manager Selection

Cimarron has a highly disciplined due diligence and fund manager selection process. We scrutinize the team, its members, reputation, systems, and readiness to repeat strong past performance.

Investment Management

Cimarron actively monitors each investee fund. In most cases we sit on the Limited Partner Advisory Committee to ensure that we are informed about fund valuations and potential conflicts and to gain insight on our General Partners.

The Cimarron Advantage

  • Over twenty years of investment experience
  • Strong team dynamic with low staff turnover
  • Mature systems for deal discovery and selection
  • Transparent and thorough investment monitoring and reporting

Our Team

Fund Investments