ABOUT US

BACKGROUND

 

Lewis & Clark Ventures is a St. Louis-based venture capital firm focusing on high potential investment opportunities throughout the Midwest region.

 

The mission of the fund is to deploy series A / B stage growth capital into companies operating within sectors that include software, devices and life sciences, and serving markets such as financial, agricultural , healthcare, and business enterprise solutions.

 

We believe there is an incredible number of gifted entrepreneurs and exciting companies operating in our own backyard, and we are here to solve their capital needs and allow them to focus on business growth.

STAGE OF INVESTMENT

IDEA GENERATION

EARLY STAGE PROTOTYPE

PROOF OF CONCEPT

LEGAL FORMATION

VALIDATION

CUSTOMER DEVELOPMENT

PILOT PROGRAMS

PRODUCT / MARKET FIT

ACCELERATION

RAPID METRICS GROWTH

WORKFORCE EXPANSION

REVENUE STREAM

MATURITY

PREDICTABLE GROWTH

MATURE PRODUCT OR SERVICE

PROFITABLE

VENTURE SERIES A,B,C,D

$3m-$10m

ACCELERATION

RAPID METRICS GROWTH

WORKFORCE EXPANSION

REVENUE STREAM

INVESTMENT CRITERIA

• High Growth Potential

• Experienced Management Team

• Large Addressable Market

• Unique or Proprietary Brand, Market or Service

• Exit Potential Within 7 Years

• Seeking to Raise Series A Investment of at least $3 Million