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Duke Capital Partners has invested over $50M since our inception in 2015. Of that, $25.8M came in the last two years.

Early Support

Duke Capital Partners has invested $29.5M into 15 Duke faculty startups.

In FY23, Duke Capital Partners launched the Catalyst Program to increase investments in pre-seed and seed stage companies. DCP led two of the three Catalyst financings in the five months since its launch.

Portfolio Performance

Duke Capital Partners portfolio companies have raised a total of $1.3B and surpassed $5B in total enterprise value.

Three portfolio companies are among the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in America.

Company Exits

Duke Capital Partners has had 5 total portfolio company exits, 10% of portfolio total.

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Students Trained

Duke Capital Partners had 28 Associates in FY23, the largest cohort since our inception, hailing from a variety of Duke schools and departments.

Over 50% of the FY23 Associates class identifies as female or minority.