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Connexa Capital Launches Over $20M Debut Venture Capital Fund


Connexa Capital, a Miami, FL-based venture capital firm, closed its debut venture capital fund, Connexa Capital Fund I, L.P., with over $20m in commitments.

The fund invests in early-stage technology and software companies with strong fundamentals. The fund already has five portfolio companies with its investments in FirmPilot, Proxima, Kickfin, Voila, and Integrated Projects.

Connexa actively supports entrepreneurs through its extensive Executive Partner network, which consists of founders, operators, and investors from global enterprises and startups including Apple, Blumberg Capital, Goldman Sachs, Google, GoPuff, Home Chef, Noom, Self Esteem Brands, SoftBank, Tiffany & Co., and Zumba Fitness among others.

Connexa is led by Managing Partner Jonathan Beda, an experienced venture capital investor and former CEO & Co-Founder of Zumbini, a spin-off of Zumba Fitness. Concurrent with his tenure at Zumbini, Beda ran AB Investment Group, an independent sponsor and predecessor to Connexa. AB raised special purposed vehicles to invest in high growth companies such as Home Chef (acquired by Kroger), Halo Cars (acquired by Lyft), Material Bank, and Terra Kaffe, among others.

The team also include

  • Pat Vihtelic, Founder and former CEO of Home Chef, and Executive Partner at Connexa, and
  • Alberto Perlman, Founder & CEO of Zumba Fitness, and Executive Partner at Connexa,