GOTTFRIED CAPITAL helps clients acquire capital to support their investment interests in U.S. and global markets. We have raised over $275 million to support clients' interests in energy, agribusiness, biotechnology, health care, space technology, and real estate development. We raised $145 million to support oil and gas joint ventures in Russia, Kazakhstan, and Azerbaijan and we raised over $100 million to support commercial space technology companies including the first commercial payload for the International Space Station.
We are initiating a $20 million capital campaign in 2020 to support The Kidney Research Institute of Texas founded by Bill and Danielle Gottfried to address kidney disease prevention, kidney disease research, and dialysis technology innovation. We are committed to preventing kidney disease, finding the cure for kidney disease, and accelerating patient care initiatives.