OCA Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 16


  • Investments
  • 214

  • Portfolio
  • 64

  • Exits
  • 71


OCA Ventures General Information

Company Description

Founded in 1999, OCA Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Chicago, Illinois. The firm prefers to invest in US & Canada-based companies operating in software, consumer software, fintech, and digital health sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Colorado Venture Capital Association (COVCA)
Illinois Venture Capital Association (IVCA2)
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • 351 West Hubbard Street
  • Suite 600
  • Chicago, IL 60654
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

OCA Ventures Investments (214)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Ocient 11-Mar-2024 Later Stage VC 000.00 Database Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
Buddy (Insurance) 16-Jan-2024 0000 00000 00.000 Other Insurance Generating Revenue
AMOpportunities 03-Jan-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 00000000 00.0
Amplified Sciences 19-Dec-2023 00000 00000 00.00 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue 000 00000000
Decision Point (Boston) 15-Dec-2023 0000000000 Outcome Management (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000000 00000000 00.0
PursueCare 13-Dec-2023 00000 00000 0000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 000000 00000000 00.0
HealthTrio 30-Nov-2023 0000000000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Profitable 000000 00000000 00.0
Smart Immune 15-Nov-2023 00000 00000 0000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue
Pair Team 19-Oct-2023 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue
Progentec 21-Sep-2023 Later Stage VC Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 000000 00000000 00.0
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OCA Ventures Exits (71)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
nQ Medical 08-Jan-2024 Out of Business
Brickfish 07-Jan-2024 000 00 00000000
SentryHealth 02-Nov-2023 0000000000
Iris Automation 24-Oct-2023 0000000000
Prime Trust 15-Aug-2023 0000000000: 000000
PreFlight 29-Jun-2023 0000000000
Archer (Media and Information Services (B2B)) 01-Apr-2023 000000000 00000000
dv01 01-Sep-2022 000000000000000000
SumRidge Partners 01-Jul-2022 Merger/Acquisition
ShapeShift Gaming 01-Apr-2022 Out of Business
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OCA Ventures Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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OCA Ventures Management, Team & Partners (57)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
James Dugan Founding Managing Partner 00 0 0 Chicago, IL
Nick Schoewe Vice Chairman & General Partner 0 Chicago, IL
Bob Saunders General Partner 0 0 0 Chicago, IL
Kevin McQuillan JD General Partner 00 0 Chicago, IL
David Zyer Venture Partner 0 0 Chicago, IL
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OCA Ventures Co-Investors (368)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Gaingels 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
Manifold Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Stage Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Valor Equity Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Greycroft 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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OCA Ventures FAQs

  • What is OCA Ventures?

    Founded in 1999, OCA Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Chicago, Illinois.

  • When was OCA Ventures founded?

    OCA Ventures was founded in 1999.

  • Who is the founder of OCA Ventures?

    James Dugan, Peter Ianello, and John Dugan are the founders of OCA Ventures.

  • Where is OCA Ventures headquartered?

    OCA Ventures is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

  • How many investments has OCA Ventures made?

    OCA Ventures has made 214 investments.

  • What has OCA Ventures invested in?

    OCA Ventures has made numerous investments in companies like Ocient, Buddy (Insurance), and AMOpportunities within the Database Software, Insurance, and Educational and Training Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has OCA Ventures invested in recently?

    OCA Ventures's latest investment was on 11-Mar-2024 in Ocient, a company within the Database Software industry.

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