Investing in Tomorrow's Technologies Today
ATEL Ventures, Inc. ("AVI") is a leading provider of senior secured financing to emerging growth companies. AVI’s focus is on those companies considered to be the best in their class. This approach has been proven effective by the fact that ATEL Ventures, Inc. customers have the financial backing of top tier venture capital firms worldwide.
AVI’s role is to partner with venture capital firms to support our pre-IPO and growth companies from the ground up. Our growth capital loans enable start-ups to successfully create the game changing innovations of tomorrow. We work with our customers to secure capital financing on flexible terms without many of the constraints found through other financial institutions. Our experience, in combination with the expertise of our venture capital partners, gives our portfolio of companies access to a unique network of services, products, and investors throughout the world.
The emerging growth companies in our portfolio range from early stage enterprises to those preparing for an initial public offering. AVI provides venture debt for all stages of a company’s development across a wide range of industries such as information technology, life sciences, and green technologies.