Our mission is to provide economic prosperity for the Southern Ute Indian Tribe by managing the Tribe’s businesses effectively, building new businesses prudently, and investing its money wisely. We provide analysis and advice to the Tribal Council on the Tribe’s businesses and financial affairs, and we provide the day to day executive management of the Tribe’s business enterprises.
The Southern Ute Indian Tribe Growth Fund operates and manages the Southern Ute Indian Tribe’s businesses and business investments. In this role, the Growth Fund oversees a significant portfolio of companies and investments in energy, real estate, construction, and private equity. The Growth Fund’s headquarters are located in the heart of the Southern Ute Indian Reservation in Ignacio, Colorado.
Since the Tribe created the Growth Fund in 2000, it has committed substantial capital to a broadening range of businesses and investments. In just eighteen years, the value of the Growth Fund’s holdings has grown substantially. Operations and assets are spread out over fourteen states and the Gulf of Mexico.