CVC  MassMutual Ventures

     Office Locations:

470 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Software & Internet



    MassMutual Ventures is the corporate venture capital firm of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company. Founded in 2014, the financial arm invests in entrepreneurial companies that are transforming the insurance and investment services markets through technology and business model innovation. Key areas of investment focus include financial technology, data analytics, cybersecurity, digital health, and enterprise software. MassMutual ventures recently launched a new $5 million Springfield Venture Fund (SVF) to invest in high potential startups in Springfield, MA. SVF seeks to make investments of $500k to $5 million over the next five years in startups that have a defined product or service, are no more than three years old, have well-defined scalable business plans and high growth potential. In addition to the Springfield Fund, MassMutual will invest more than $1.5 million over the next three years to support the creation of a startup Accelerator by Valley Venture Mentors (VVM), an entrepreneur-mentoring network in Springfield which will manage the program, and DevelopSpringfield, a non-profit organization dedicated to driving development in Springfield.

    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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    Doug Russell Managing Director
    Eric Emmons Managing Director
    Mark Goodman Managing Director


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Limelight Health



      Series C





      Series C







    Portfolio companies include:

      Building Engines
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      Digital Guardian
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      Limelight Health
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      Pwnie Express
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      Recorded Future
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