Venture Capitalists


At Altira, we’re committed to building a future of efficient, sustainable energy by pioneering full-spectrum investments that will transform the energy sector.

1615 Broadway, Ste. 2400, Denver, CO 80202 | (303) 592-5500

Blue Sage Capital, LP

We partner with companies that have the potential t become market leaders.  We target companies that enjoy high barriers to entry, weak competition, few close substitutes, limited supplier power and /or strong franchise value with customers.  We target companies that are large enough to utilize a meaningful portion of our capital but too small to access either the public markets, large private equity firms or the institutional leveraged lending market.

2700 Via Fortuna, Ste. 300, Austin, TX 78746 | (512) 536-1900

Coranado Ventures Forum (CVF)

Colorado Ventures Forum (CVF) was founded in response to the need in New Mexico to educate investors and entrepreneurs on the process of early-stage, private equity funding, and to provide a gathering point for these two communities to come together and network.  No direct funding provided.

190 Central Park Square, Los Alamos, NM 87544 505-662-0048

Cottonwood Technology Fund

Cottonwood’s investment approach and focus is on hard science, pre-seed/seed and early-stage funding in IP-driven companies which provide Key Enabling Technologies.

Cottonwood Technology Fund is a top-decile performing early stage venture capital fund. Geographical focus: Southwest USA (NM, AZ, UT, CO, TX) 

Impact Investments in Key Enabling Technologies Investment focus: Photonics / Optics, Micro- & Nanoelectronics, Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology, Medical Technology, Cleantech / Energy Transition, Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics.

422 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87501 | (505) 412-8537

Epic Ventures

Epic Ventures is a premier, early stage software and internet infrastructure venture firm which backs entrepreneurs and companies positioned to lead the information economy of tomorrow.  We bring the collective operational and financial experience of our partnership, our world class advisors, and our extensive network of technology industry contacts to engage and ensure our portfolio’s success.

317 Commercial Street NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 | (505) 980-3392

Flywheel Ventures

Flywheel Ventures is a seed and early-stage venture capital firm focused on information technology and physical sciences ventures in the Southwest/Rockies region. Funding ranges from $25,000 – $3 million.

9204 San Mateo NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113 | (505) 225-1618

Fort Washington Investment Advisors

Fort Washington Capital Partners Group (FW Capital) identifies direct co-investments in promising private companies and leverages its extensive relationships with industry specialist managers to access these opportunities. FW Capital typically invests $250,000 to $2 million in preferred equity securities alongside proven private equity co-investors.

263 Staab Street, Santa Fe, NM 87501 | (505) 986-1552

Invencor, Inc.

Invencore, Inc. is a seed and early stage equity provider with an investment focus on high growth rate business opportunities that have a global appeal and are based in its primary target markets of Arizona, Hawaii, New Mexico and Utah.

(415) 531-5003

New Mexico Community Capital

We provide equity capital and business growth services to qualifying businesses throughout New Mexico, particularly in under-invested areas. Funding range: initial investments of $200,000 – $750,000 and up to $1,400,000.

1115 S Camino del Pueblo, Bernalillo, NM 87004 | (505) 924-2820

Psilos Group

Psilos Group Managers, LLC (“Psilos”) is a venture capital firm focused on providing venture and growth capital to companies operating in the healthcare economy. Psilos invests in essential services, information technologies and medical technologies that rise to the challenges of the new and evolving healthcare economy.

100 N. Guadalupe Street, Suite 203, Santa Fe, NM 87501 | (505) 995-8500

Sun Mountain Capital

Sun Mountain Capital is a private equity and venture capital investment firm that provides fund investment advisory services for public and private entities and as well as manages direct investment funds. Sun Mountain Capital has over $500 million in private equity assets under management and advisement.

527 Don Gaspar Ave., Santa Fe, NM 87505 | (505) 780-4218

Technology Ventures Corporation (TVC)

TVC helps startup companies that are developing technology from the national laboratories. Additionally, we look to research universities for commercialization opportunities.

1155 University Blvd. SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 | (505) 246-2882

Signal Peak Ventures

Signal Peak Ventures is a traditional early-stage venture capital firm with over $390 million of committed capital under management.  Our primary areas of focus include enterprise software, networking and communications, security software, Internet, mobile computing, drug discovery, drug delivery, diagnostics, and medical devices, all markets where the firm has deep experience.

Verge Fund

Verge Fund is a highly motivated venture capital fund that invests in seed-stage, high-growth ventures primarily in the technology sector, right here in the Southwest. This partnership focuses on opportunities at the earliest stages of their development, even if the business plan hasn’t been fully built out. Funding range: $100,000 – $1 million.

317 Commercial St. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 | (505) 247-1038