Centana Growth Partners, L.P., a New York City and Palo Alto, CA-based growth equity firm focused on the future of financial services, closed its first fund, at $250m.
Founded in 2015 by partners Eric Byunn, Ben Cukier and Steven Swain, Centana is now investing capital in innovative financial services, fintech, and related enterprise technology companies.
The fund invests between $5m to $30m in each portfolio company seeking out those having a proven business model, a stable and maturing revenue base, and a high growth rate.
To date, it has already led four investments, including:
– One, Inc., an insurance technology company,
– Jumio, a digital identity company,
– Blueprint Software, an application lifecycle management software company; and
– Vena Solutions, a SaaS corporate performance management (CPM) and analytics platform.