Nazem & Co. is a principal investment firm specializing in investments in seed, early, and late stage venture; follow-on financing rounds; and pre-IPO investments. The firm also invests in stress and turnaround situations where it can lead reorganization efforts. It seeks to invest in companies in emerging, high-potential growth industries and mature markets. The firm focuses on investments in companies in healthcare services, biotechnology and life sciences, electronics, information technology, and telecommunications sectors. It seeks to invest in under-valued, profitable companies around the globe. The firm was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in New York, New York.