Avalon Ventures is a venture capital firm that has founded and/or funded more than 100 information technology and life sciences companies. The firm is passionate about backing talented entrepreneurs seeking to build market-leading companies. Throughout the firm’s 30 year tenure, Avalon’s long-standing and successful focus has been on seed and early-stage companies. All Avalon partners are seasoned entrepreneurs with experience in company formation, operations and value creation in the life science and tech sectors. A hallmark of Avalon is working closely with our companies on all aspects of its development – ranging from team building to strategy and operations to customer development.
“Avalon’s approach to funding unique, early-stage companies has allowed us to pursue an unprecedented pharmacological target for the treatment of pain; innovative work that led to the discovery of exciting new compounds that will benefit patients. ”— Sandy Madigan, Ph.D., President and COO of Sova Pharmaceuticals