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We fund early-stage startups to provide unparalleled access to the foodservice industry.
Compass Digital Ventures (CDV) is the venture and growth capital arm of Compass Group.
We view our process of piloting, investing, and scaling as the best way to assist startups in demonstrating their solutions in real-world environments. This unique fund gives early-stage founders access to the data, tools, and experience only available within the world’s largest foodservice and hospitality organization.
We offer startups the opportunity to pilot solutions in Compass Group’s operations with real users in real environments.
We pair our investments with support and advice, providing a unique level of value for the startups we work with.
We guide startups as they grow across our organization in the business and industry, education, and healthcare verticals.
The CDV Advantage
Our keys to success
- Integrate your solutions within Compass Group’s large addressable market
- Access our in-depth knowledge of foodservice and operations
- Work with our subject matter experts to navigate operational complexities
- Seamlessly integrate across our digital platforms
- Secure capital for early-stage companies
What we’re looking for
Investing at the intersection of technology and foodservice
- Omni-channel commerce
- On-demand economy
- Connected cafeteria
- Kitchen 2.0
- Sustainability tech
- Restaurant management
- In-patient feeding
- Out-patient feeding
- Caregiver experiences
- Healthcare professional experiences
About Compass Group
The largest contract foodservice company
of Fortune 100