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Different Funds

Who Are We?

We’re investors and operators with unique access and insights in over 65 markets across the US and around the world. We’ve architected our team to blend expertise across multiple industries, bridging venture capital, institutional asset management, marketing and technology product development.

Target Size of Funds

Founder(s)

Leslie Jump
Leslie has over 30 years experience building, advising and investing in new companies, in the US and across the globe. She is the Founder and CEO of Different, the first platform designed and built for investing in venture funds. Prior to that, she was a Partner in Sawari Ventures, LLC, a Cairo-based early stage venture capital firm investing in entrepreneurs across the Middle East/North Africa. She continues as an advisor to Flat6Labs, Sawari VenturesÕ dedicated startup accelerator for seed stage investments. Leslie has served on the Board of UP Global, a network of entrepreneurs and startup community leaders, and Ubongo, a leading children's edutainment company reaching over 440M children in Africa. She is an alumna of St. Johns College (Annapolis, MD/Santa Fe, NM), and serves on its Board of Visitors and Governors.
Stage : N/A
Sector : Extended Reality, Artificial Intelligence, AI/ML, Big Data
Region : North America
Country : US