John Abele Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 7

  • Exits
  • 1


John Abele General Information


Mr. John Abele is a Co-Founder and serves as a Director Emeritus at Boston Scientific. He retired from the board in May 2011 and currently serves as Director Emeritus. He is also an Angel Investor. He serves as a Board Member at Ascend Technology Ventures. He serves as Director, Advisor & Board Member at Beta Technologies. He was our Treasurer from 1979 to 1992, our Co-Chairman from 1979 to 1995, and our Vice Chairman and Founder, of the Office of the Chairman from February 1995 to March 1996. He is also the owner of The Kingbridge Centre and Institute, a 120-room conference center in Ontario that provides special services and research to businesses, academia, and government. He was President of Medi-tech, Inc. from 1970 to 1983, and before that served in sales, technical, and general management positions for Advanced Instruments, Inc. He is the Chairman of the Board of the F.I.R.S.T. (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Foundation and is also a member of numerous not-for-profit boards. He is a member of the President's Council of Olin College and Trustee Emeritus of Amherst College. He received a B.A. degree from Amherst College.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 1150 Airport Drive
  • South Burlington, VT 05403
  • United States
+1 (802) 000-0000

John Abele Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Biocogniv 03-Oct-2023 Seed Round 000.00 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Edifii 08-Sep-2023 00000 (00000 00000 Educational Software Startup 0000 00000
Groundwork BioAg 30-Jun-2022 00000 00000 0000 Agricultural Chemicals Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Elemind 20-Aug-2021 0000 00000 000 Other Devices and Supplies Clinical Trials - General 0000 00000
InSpace (Educational Software) 08-Jun-2021 0000 00000 000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Bloomer Tech 12-Mar-2020 0000 00000 000 Monitoring Equipment Clinical Trials - General 0000 00000
Knowledgehook 07-Dec-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Neumitra 05-Oct-2012 Seed Round Monitoring Equipment Out of Business 0000 00000

John Abele Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Neumitra 30-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000

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John Abele Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Abele Angel Investor 0 0 Marlborough, MA

John Abele Co-Investors (51)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
AltaIR Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
BASF Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
MoreVC 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Y Combinator 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

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