The opportunity to learn of a new world-changing idea, or to roll up our sleeves alongside the talented entrepreneurs with whom we partner, is what gets us going in the morning. By providing capital, and support and assistance in strategy and execution, we help entrepreneurs create something lasting, great, and rewarding for all involved.

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VC Fundraising: The Law of Unintended Consequences
I recently returned from a terrific fundraising trip to Australia. A few observations from this wonderful, remote (at least from the USA), big land mass but small population size country. They do retirement right. Some 20 years ago they required that all employers contribute 9% (increasing to 12%) of an employee’s salary to a retirement account. And this money is paid in cash to a number of “super… More

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New Atlantic Ventures (NAV) is an early-stage venture capital fund based in Northern Virginia and Cambridge, Massachusetts. We focus on businesses in high-growth emerging mass markets. We are active investors and play an active role within our companies. We partner with entrepreneurs who have the energy, vision, experience and passion to build great companies and help them succeed through hands-on team building, partnerships, advice and support.

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Scott Johnson
I think of growing a business as a creative pursuit, like creating a building or a great musical composition. The entrepreneur is an artist, and our role as investors is to provide the medium (c… More

Scott Johnson — Managing Partner

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