VC  Gazelle TechVentures

     Office Locations:

11611 N. Meridian St., Suite 310
Carmel, IN 46032
Phone: 317-275-6800
Fax: 317-275-1100



  • Early



  • Communications & Networking
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial



    Gazelle TechVentures, Inc. was created when a number of senior Indiana business leaders assembled to address the funding gap as a business opportunity. The firm's objective is to be the hub of venture capital activity in Indiana and one of the most respected, leading funds in the Midwest. Managing $60 million, Gazelle focuses on companies in the following industries: information technology, health care, communications and advanced manufacturing.

    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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    Bryan S. Smith Venture Partner
    Don N. Aquilano Managing Director
    Matt Ridenour Venture Partner
    Scott Jones Chairman Executive Committee
    Thomas Palmer Venture Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Practical Engineering
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      Renal Solutions
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