Golden
Split Rock Partners

Split Rock Partners

Founded in 2004, Split Rock Partners is a venture capital firm based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. The firm seeks to invest in software, internet services and healthcare companies. It invests across all stages of company development, providing capital through flexible investment strategies including primary investments, direct secondary, and blended structures.

Split Rock Partners invests in companies in the Upper Midwest and West Coast. They were founded by the former healthcare and software investment teams of St. Paul Venture Capital (SPVC). The Split Rock team managed over $1 billion of venture capital during their tenure at SPVC, and continues to manage the SPVC healthcare and software portfolio. In May of 2008, they raised $300 million in the second Split Rock Partners fund, the successor to their inaugural $275 million fund raised in April 2005.

Split Rock Partners is focused on supporting entrepreneurs who are building software and cloud-based services companies. They start by developing relationships based on integrity and mutual respect. From that foundation, they work with management teams to address the challenges of scaling a business.

Investment

Split Rock Partners' investments include InsideView, EBR Systems, Sparkcentral, Histogenics, VoloMetrics, Zyga Technology, BlackDuck and Sage Intacct.

Their exited investments include Sage Intacct, Acquia, Caring.com, BlackDuck, Janrain, Colorescience, BlueKai, Entellus Medical, HIstogenics, TruSignal, Cayenne Medical and Miramar Labs.

Timeline

Funded Companies

Company
Description
Website
Industry
Location

An insurance technology company offering a platform for consumers to purchase and manage their healthcare expenses.

Colorescience is a Carlsbad, California-based e-commerce company.

An orthopedic implants company manufacturing products to treat problematic fractures

A company that develops implantable devices for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias

8thBridge is a Minneapolis-based company founded by Louis Abramowski.

A company developing technologies and surgical techniques to treat herniated discs

Janrain is a Portland, Oregon-based company founded by Larry Drebes.

DFine is a San Jose, California-based company.

MiraDry is a Santa Clara, California-based healthcare company.

Nuvaira, Inc. is a Minneapolis-based company.

Entellus Medical is a Plymouth, Minnesota-based company.

BigFix Inc is a Emeryville, California-based company.

17 Results
Page 1 of 1
Results per page:
Powered by Golden Research Engine

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Dave Stassen

Managing Director

David Allisonq

Employee

Jim Simons

Managing Director

Leo de Luna

Employee

Michael Gorman

Managing Director

Steven Schwen

CFO

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date
+ Add new row

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link
+ Add new row

Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services
+ Add new row

References