Illinois Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 4


  • Investments
  • 115

  • Portfolio
  • 33

  • Exits
  • 61


Illinois Ventures General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2000, Illinois Ventures is a venture capital firm headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. The firm seeks to invest in seed-stage, early-stage, and later-stage companies. The firm seeks to invest in research-derived companies in information technologies, physical sciences, and life sciences. The firm helps to start and build businesses based on innovations from the University of Illinois.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • 200 South Wacker
  • Floor 20, Suite 2000
  • Chicago, IL 60606
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

Illinois Ventures Investments (115)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Cadenza Bio 14-Dec-2023 Seed Round 00.000 Biotechnology Pre-Clinical Trials
Ferritiva 01-May-2022 0000 00000 0000 Diagnostic Equipment Startup
Natrion 01-Mar-2022 0000 00000 000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue
EarthSense 01-Jan-2022 00000 00000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue
Ascent Integrated Tech 01-Dec-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
Ascent Integrated Tech 06-May-2021 00000 00000 00000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
Natrion 15-Apr-2021 00000 0000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue
Ocient 26-Jan-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Database Software Generating Revenue
Network Perception 14-Dec-2020 Seed Round 00.000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
Cystetic Medicines 24-Nov-2020 Early Stage VC 00.000 Drug Discovery Startup
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Illinois Ventures Exits (61)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Big Village 08-Feb-2023 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
Vanquish Oncology 28-Nov-2022 000 00 00000000
Petronics 11-Sep-2022 000 00 00000000
Lightform 12-Aug-2022 000 00 00000000
Xaptum 01-May-2022 000 00 00000000
Autonomic Materials 01-Apr-2022 000000000 00000000
Sense Photonics 22-Oct-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
Apervita 06-Oct-2021 000 00 00000000
ANDalyze 01-May-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
Coneksis 18-Mar-2021 Out of Business
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Illinois Ventures Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Illinois Ventures Management, Team & Partners (22)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Nancy Sullivan Chief Executive Officer, Managing Principal & Managing Director 0 0 0 Chicago, IL
Nancy Harvey Ph.D Senior Director & Principal 0 Chicago, IL
Thomas Parkinson Senior Director & Principal, Venture Partner 00 0 0 Champaign, IL
Patrick Casey Senior Associate Champaign, IL
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