Polaris Partners Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 28

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 908

  • Portfolio
  • 144

  • Exits
  • 334

Exits

Polaris Partners General Information

Description

Founded in 1996, Polaris Partners is a venture capital firm based in Boston, Massachusetts. The firm prefers to invest in early stage companies operating in the technology, software, tech-enabled services and healthcare sectors.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Polaris Venture Partners
Year Founded
1996
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
New England Venture Capital Association (NEVCA)
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA)
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Growth/Expansion
PE/Buyout
Primary Office
  • 1 Marina Park Drive
  • Boston, MA 02210
  • United States
+1 (781) 000-0000

Polaris Partners Investments & Acquisitions (908)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Amplifire 25-Jul-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private Educational Software Generating Revenue
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00000 (00000 00000 27-Jun-2022 00000 00000 00000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000 17-Jun-2022 00000 00000 00000 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
00000 000000000000 09-Jun-2022 00000 00000 00000 Biotechnology Clinical Trials - Phase 3 000 00000000 00
000000000 00000000 01-May-2022 00000 00000 0000 Other Devices and Supplies Generating Revenue
000000000000 05-Apr-2022 0000000000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000000000 24-Mar-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Therapeutic Devices Generating Revenue 000000000 0000000 00.0
Avolve Software 14-Mar-2022 PE Growth/Expansion Government Generating Revenue 000 0000000
TRexBio 08-Mar-2022 Early Stage VC 0000 Drug Discovery Startup 000000000 0000000 00.0
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Polaris Partners Exits (334)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
MGA Systems 27-Jun-2022 Merger/Acquisition
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000000 00000000000 08-Feb-2022 000000000000000000 00.000
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0000000 0000000000 04-Nov-2021 000 00000
0000000000 0000000 07-Oct-2021 000000000000000000
Avitide 30-Sep-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Gauss Surgical 07-Sep-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
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Polaris Partners Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Polaris Partners Team (104)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Harold Friedman Chief Financial Officer San Francisco, CA
Brian Chee Managing Partner 00 00 0 San Francisco, CA
Darren Carroll JD Managing Partner 0 0 0 Boston, MA
David Barrett Managing Partner 00 00 0 Boston, MA
Terrance McGuire Co-Founding Partner 00 0 00 Boston, MA
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Polaris Partners Co-Investors (535)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
ARCH Venture Partners 13 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
GV 00 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
The Invus Group 00 0 Series chart Industry bar
Alexandria Venture Investments 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
EcoR1 Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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