Certare Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3


Certare Ventures General Information


Founded in 1968, Certare Ventures is a private equity firm based in Chicago, Illinois. The firm prefers to invest in the residential, commercial, marine, student and self-storage sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Real Estate
Primary Office
  • 20 North Clark Street
  • Street 2500
  • Chicago, IL 60602
  • United States

Certare Ventures Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
High Density Networks 11-May-2009 00 000000000 000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business
Cristal Metals 19-Dec-2007 00 000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts Generating Revenue
Lightning Phase II PE Growth/Expansion Financial Software Generating Revenue
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Certare Ventures Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
High Density Networks 01-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000
Cristal Metals 16-Oct-2008 000000000000000000
Lightning Phase II 01-Feb-2008 Merger/Acquisition
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Certare Ventures Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Certare Ventures Team (2)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Melissa Aagesen Principal Chicago, IL
George Cole Jr. Scientific Advisory Board Member Chicago, IL
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