Morgenthaler is a venture capital and private equity firm. The firm invests in early-stage companies in the life sciences and information technology sectors. The firm operates through two groups Morgenthaler Ventures and Morgenthaler Private Equity. Morgenthaler seeks to serve companies in wireless, internet service, enterprise service, communication, internet service, consumer software and service, information technology and life science sectors. The company offers incubation, seed, buyout, expansion, and venture capital solutions. Founded in 1968, the firm is based in Portola Valley, California.