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Brian Mangeni


Kenneth Legesi


Jay Murray

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Idea Foundry

Founded in 2002, Idea Foundry is a Pittsburgh-based global investor focused on social impact. With over 250 companies and projects in our portfolio that have generated over $1B in direct economic impact. Idea Foundry has always been a pioneer, from hands-on business development and technology transfer to economic connections between Pittsburgh and the world.