VC  Amherst Fund

     Office Locations:

401 E. Stadium
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Phone: 734-662-2102
Fax: 734-663-0056



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Education & Training
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Real Estate & Construction



    Amherst Fund is a privately held investment company based in Ann Arbor, Michigan that specializes in private equity and community investment. Founded in 1998, Amherst Fund has invested in schools and hospitals in communities across the United States. Along with a community focus, the firm also partners with private companies through equity and debt investments. Seed and venture capital investments for small companies, as well as joint ventures with other funds, have included industries such as: assisted living, electronic component manufacturing, robotic navigation, real estate, natural gas wells, landfill gas reclamation, banking, education, software, medical devices and life sciences venture funds. From municipal bonds to high risk start-ups, Amherst Fund has a broad range of investment participation.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Amherst Turner Founder, Fund Advisor
    David Lin Fund Advisor
    Matt Turner President and CEO


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