VC  Ringleader Ventures

     Office Locations:

WeWork, 220 N. Green St
Chicago, IL 60607
Phone: 312-715-7405



  • Early
  • Growth



  • Education & Training
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Software & Internet



    Ringleader Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in profitable partnerships between established enterprises and entrepreneurs. The firm invests in early-stage companies across an array of sectors but specializes in healthcare, education, and software.

    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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    Jeff Hart Founding Partner
    Jordan Buller Principal
    Maria Ferrante-Schepis Insights Principal
    Mike Bechtel Managing Partner
    Mike Maddock Founding Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):












    Portfolio companies include:

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