FI  Tao Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

311 S. Wacker Dr., Suite 4990
Chicago, IL 60606

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  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth



  • Education & Training
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Software & Internet
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Tao Ventures is an investment vehicle for Nicholas Pritzker and Joby Pritzker, heirs to the Pritzker family fortune. Tao Invest, the direct investment entity affiliated with Tao Capital Partners, invests in technology, alternative energy and transportation, healthcare, education, sustainable food & agriculture, consumer, and real estate businesses that have a positive impact. Tao is an active investor with the ability to support companies through various stages of their life-cycle.

    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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    Christopher Olin Partner
    Isaac Pritzker Director
    Joby Pritzker Co-Founder
    Matt Bigliardi Director of Investments
    Nicholas Pritzker Co-Founder


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):















      Series C





      Series C


      Hazel Health



      Series C-1


      Elephas Biosciences



      Series B







    Portfolio companies include:

      100 Thieves
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      908 Devices
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      Activ Surgical
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      Apeel Sciences
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      DreamBox Learning
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      Elephas Biosciences
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      Good Eggs
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      Greenlight Biosciences

      Hazel Health
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      Kingdom Supercultures
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      MJ Freeway
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      Pax Labs
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      Ripple Foods
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      Verge Genomics
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