VC  Cultivian Ventures

     Office Locations:

11550 North Meridian Street, Suite 310
Carmel, IN 46032
Phone: 317-208-3333



  • Early



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare



    Originally known as the Midpoint Food and Ag Fund, Cultivian Ventures, LP, is a venture capital fund focused on high technology opportunities in the food and agricultural sectors. Cultivian operates from the Midwest, which hosts the planet's greatest concentration of public and private R&D spending for food and ag markets. Cultivian seeks investment opportunities across a wide range of technologies addressing large opportunities in the food or agricultural markets, but has a particular focus in the following areas: Animal Health, Biobased Products and Processes, Environmental Technologies, Food Safety, Human Wellness, and Production Technologies. Cultivian typically invests between $1.0 - 3.0 million in each portfolio company, in a preferred security starting with the Series A round of financing. Cultivian will also consider later rounds of financing - Series B & subsequent rounds of financing.

    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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    Andrew Ziolkowski
    Brendan Fox Ph.D.
    Ronald Meeusen Ph.D.


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Harvest Automation
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