ARCH Venture Partners

ARCH Venture Partners provides seed / early stage venture capital for technology firms.

ARCH invests primarily in companies co-founded with leading scientists and entrepreneurs, concentrating on bringing to market innovations in life sciences, physical sciences, and information technology. They enjoy special recognition as a leader in the successful commercialization of technologies developed at academic research institutions and national laboratories.

ARCH currently manages seven funds totaling nearly $1.5 billion and has invested in the earliest venture capital rounds for more than 120 companies. ARCH investors include major corporations, pension funds, endowment funds, financial institutions, and private investors.

Founders:  Clinton W. Bybee, Keith L. Crandell, Robert Nelsen, Steven Lazarus