The David Eccles School of Business and the Sorenson Impact Center are building a unique student experience with impact investing. The University Venture Fund II focuses on impact investing, venture capital, private equity and entrepreneurship. UVF II is also one of the world's largest student-run investment funds. Read more about it in the latest issue of the Silicon Slopes Magazine.
SALT LAKE CITY—The Sorenson Impact Center’s University Venture Fund - Impact Investing (UVF II) closed its first investment in a seed round into Salt Lake City-based Navigen, Inc. UVF II’s investment was highly catalytic, unlocking over $1.5 million additional investment capital into the pharmaceutical company. Navigen, Inc. is an early-stage drug discovery and development company that has developed a D-peptide drug discovery platform to [...]