Polaris Venture Partners Inc
1000 Winter Street
Suite 3350
Waltham, MA 2451
United States

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KANDO id: 31159

Corporate information

Official name
Polaris Venture Partners Incorporated
Registration country

Company type

Multistage venture capital investors with focus Technology, Healthcare and Consumer

Funds managed

Fund Type Vintage Currency Committed capital
Polaris Venture Partners VI LP Venture 2010 USD 233,800,000
Polaris Venture Partners V LP Venture 2006 USD 1,000,000,000
Polaris Venture Partners IV Venture 2002 USD 900,000,000
Polaris Venture Partners III Venture 2000 USD 500,000,000
Polaris Venture Partners II Venture 1998 USD 175,000,000
Polaris Venture Partners LP Venture 1996 USD 80,000,000

Funding rounds

Top investment portfolio themes
YCW10 (1)  
accounting (1)  
finance (1)  

Actual initial investment stage

Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

Displaying 1 - 50 of 166
Profile Country Date Funding
Adnexus Therapeutics Inc A biotechnology company focused on developing new class of therapeutic compounds. N/A
Advion BioSciences Inc (Advion Inc) Medical device company innovating purpose-built products that improve workflows for the life science industry. N/A
Allaire Corp N/A
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc N/A
Antenna Software Inc Provider of mobile workers with secure access to corporate data and applications. N/A
Apnex Medical Inc N/A
Archivas Inc Series C
Archus Orthopedics Inc Spinal and orthopedic implant and instrument company. Series C
Arsanis Biosciences GmbH Series A
Ascend Health Corp Leading behavioral healthcare provider, offering a full range of inpatient and day hospital services to children, adolescents, adults and seniors. N/A
Asthmatx Inc N/A
Athenix Corp Athenix Corp. is a privately held biotechnology company. Series A
Athenix Corp Athenix Corp. is a privately held biotechnology company. Series B
Athenix Corp Athenix Corp. is a privately held biotechnology company. Series D
Athletes’ Performance Inc N/A
Avila Therapeutics Inc A biotechnology company, pioneering a method to discover and develop new small-molecule medicines that achieve 'protein silencing'. N/A
Botanical Laboratories Inc A manufacturer and marketer of premium specialty nutritional supplement products targeting wellness oriented consumers. N/A
Bridgeport Networks Inc Series C
Cardiac Concepts Inc Now known as Respicardia Inc Series B
Cardiac Concepts Inc Now known as Respicardia Inc Series C
Cardiac Dimensions Inc Medical device company developing novel interventional tools for the treatment of heart failure & the related condition of mitral valve regurgitation. N/A
Centive Inc Management compensation software company. N/A
Centra Software Inc The world’s leading provider of software infrastructure and services for eLearning and business collaboration. N/A
Cerulean Pharma Inc N/A
Cerulean Pharma Inc Series B
Cerulean Pharma Inc Series C
Cerulean Pharma Inc Series D
Classifieds2000 Inc Comprehensive classified advertising content and distribution company on the internet. N/A
CodeRyte Inc Natural Language Processing for computer-assisted coding of medical dictation notes for medical billing. N/A
Confluence Technologies Inc (Confluence) Fund administration automation software company. N/A
Cushcraft Corp N/A
Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp (SolidWorks Corp), (DS SolidWorks Corp) 3D CAD design software, analysis software, and product data management software company. N/A
Data Sciences International Inc Pioneer in the field of wireless monitoring since 1984 N/A
Dataupia Corp Provider of a data warehouse appliance. Series B
DigiCert Inc Trusted provider of SSL certificates. N/A
e-Rewards Inc N/A
Earth Networks Inc N/A
Egnyte Inc Series A
Ember Corp Wireless mesh networking technology company– chips, software and tools. N/A (eRealty) Leading digital real estate company. Series B Inc Online marketplace. N/A
Focus Financial Partners LLC N/A
Follica Inc Developer of a novel therapies for conditions and disorders of the hair follicle, the epicenter for the development and replenishment of human hair. Series B Inc Series A
Free & Clear Inc N/A
Frictionless Commerce Inc Supply chain management software company. N/A
Full Picture LLC N/A
Genocea Biosciences Inc Series B
GI Dynamics Inc Medical device company engaging in the development and commercialization of non-surgical approaches for the treatment of diabetes and obesity. N/A
GlycoFi Inc GlycoFi, Inc. is revolutionizing how the biopharmaceutical industry. N/A

Former team members

Employee Company Position
Michael Hirshland Resolute Ventures

Selected Products / Customers