The first global accelerator for impact fund managers

What We Do

We work with financial services entrepreneurs who are setting up new investment funds. We provide them with the expertise and cash they need to succeed. And once our new $100M Emerging Managers Fund is established, we'll also invest as a limited partner.

Capria Addresses the Global Missing Middle



Smart & Flexible Capital

Tools & Training

Strategy & Connections


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Capria is part of a diverse global community of organizations interested in deepening their engagement with the impact investment industry.


We are currently accepting applications for Cohort 3 until November 11th! If you are an impact fund manager launching your first or second fund, please contact us to learn more about the process. We accept applications from world-class management teams interested in joining the Capria network on an ongoing basis. You can download the application to get started. We look forward to hearing from you.


The Process

We partner with fund managers, working together through five primary phases.

About us

We have experience securing capital from some of the world’s most prominent individual and institutional investors.
Dave Richards
Managing Partner – “The Operator”
Dave Richards is an experienced entrepreneur, executive, and global early-stage investor. In 2012, he co-founded Unitus Seed Fund…
Will Poole
Managing Partner – “The Scaler”
Will Poole is a Social Technologist and venture investor, focused on improving ecosystems that bring opportunity to low-income populations. In 2012, he co-founded Unitus Seed Fund…
David Riley
Venture Partner – “The Ink Slinger”
David Riley is an experienced business attorney and entrepreneur, with over 18 years’ experience representing asset managers, institutional investors and operating companies…
Jack Knellinger
Principal – “The Pioneer”
Jack Knellinger is an entrepreneur with a lifelong commitment to impact. He has over a decade of experience as a social innovator launching and leading new ventures across multiple sectors and geographies…

We believe in investment strategies that produce both market rate returns and positive impact. Local professional investing teams are the key to unlocking both.

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