Chicago, IL

IllinoisVENTURES is a premier seed and early-stage technology investment firm focused on research-derived companies in information technologies, physical sciences, life sciences and clean technology. They start and build globally-competitive businesses based on work conducted at Midwest Universities and federal laboratories. IllinoisVentures brings together leading researchers and entrepreneurs to mold concepts, vision, intellectual property, sweat and passion into breakthrough, high-growth companies. Conceived and launched by the University of Illinois, IllinoisVentures has been consistently named by Entrepreneur magazine to its national list of the top 100 venture capital firms.