VC  Orchard Venture Partners

     Office Locations:

221 N LaSalle St, 32rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60601

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  • Early



  • Life Sciences & Healthcare



    Orchard Venture Partners is a healthcare venture capital firm that was founded in 2004. The firm invests in tangible scientific assets, moves them through clear clinical milestones, and sells to innovation-hungry large medical companies. Orchard systematically moves assets from early-stage to mid- or late-stage; focusing on tangible scientific assets, clear value-adding milestones, business execution, and capital efficiency. Orchard offers an extensive network that spans numerous labs and universities.

    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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    Joshua P. Fairbank
    Michael E. Pape Ph.D.


    Portfolio companies include:

      Aerpio Therapeutics
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      Akebia Therapeutics
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      Logical Therapeutics
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      ProNAi Therapeutics
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