Ascension Ventures is a St. Louis-based venture capital firm with a focus on private healthcare start-ups and companies. Specific sectors in which it invests include healthcare services, healthcare information technology, and medical devices. Since its inception in 2001, the firm has raised four funds totaling $805 million. Its first fund raised $125 million and every fund after that has been over $200 million. It has made 70 investments and has had 22 exits. It has over half a million employees in the United States.
Machine learning company creating statistically controlled synthetic data for fraud detection and risk modelling.
Reputation.com is a Redwood City, California-based company.
Phreesia is a healthcare software company offering services including appointment scheduling, clinical support, patient activation and surveys, analytics and reports, and patient registration.
A company providing software and services to healthcare industry
A medical device company designing and developing products for patients with psychiatric disorders
An orthopedic implants company manufacturing products to treat problematic fractures
A company that develops implantable devices for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias
A medical device company developing catheter device for rapid, safe and successful peripheral IV insertion
PathoGenetiX is a company for identification of pathogenic bacterial strains
An orthobiologics company that develops biologic products for the regeneration and restoration of cartilage and bone
Augmenix is a Bedford, Massachusetts-based healthcare company.
VisitPay is a Boise, Idaho-based financial services company.
Senior Managing Director
Ascension Ventures putting its money to work
March 31, 2018