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Impact Opportunity Zone Funds - Businesses

Mar 11 2:30-3:15

Location: Marco Polo

Session Title: Impact Opportunity Zone Funds - Businesses

Opportunity Zones and Businesses

While Opportunity Zone investments in real estate have occurred, those seeking to invest in businesses await further guidance. Rubén Hernández of Devlabs will share how their current high-impact, micro-VC fund lays the groundwork for a high impact Opportunity Zone fund. Valerie Red-Horse Mohl, Executive Director of Social Venture Circle will share the latest guidelines regarding impact metrics in Opportunity Zones and discuss views on impact investors’ diligence and structuring of deals into impact businesses in OZs. Heather Dawn Thompson, Lead Manager of Tribal Opportunity Zones Venture Group will discuss the benefits of investing in Indian Country and some of the OZ business deals they are reviewing on Tribal Reservations.


Dominick Sekich (Moderator), Partner, Moye-White

Rubén Hernández, Managing Partner Devlabs

Valerie Red-Horse, Executive Director, Social Venture Circle

Heather Thompson, Manager Tribal Opportunity Zone Venture Group

Earlier Event: March 11