Jay-Z’s Marcy Venture Partners with Simulate Jay-Z’s Marcy Venture Partners was among investors who were a part of the recent funding round for Simulate, a valued faux-chicken maker. A spokesperson for Simulate confirmed the participation of Marcy Venture Partners, but the rep would not reveal how much was invested. This is the second vegan brand Jay-Z has invested in with most recently teaming up with Oprah and Natalie Portman investing in Oatley before the company went public. Marcy Venture Partners have invested in Rihanna’s lingerie brand, a crypto firm, an electric bike maker, among other companies as of recently. Have you tried faux chicken or faux beef? What is your favorite vegan product?