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.

1155 University Boulevard SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-843-4250

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.

1155 University Boulevard SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-843-4267

Colorado 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 Group

Cottonwood Technology Fund was founded to contribute to the Paso Del Norte region running along the Rio Grande River from Los Alamos, New Mexico to El Paso, Texas, through engagement with the region’s entrepreneurial community.  Cottonwood Technology Group invests in seed and pre-seed opportunities in the technology commercialization sector.

4200 W. Jemez Rd, Suite 301, Los Alamos, NM 87544 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 505-603-1720

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 800-750-7870

Fort Washington Capital Partners Group

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

International Venture Fund (IVF)

IVF 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.

PO Box 7355, Menlo Park, CA 94026 650-330-1210

Mesa Capital

Mesa Capital Partners is an early-stage private equity firm with offices in New Mexico, Massachusetts and Colorado. We invest in high–potential small businesses in industries and geographic areas underserved by other capital providers.  Early-stage private equity firm with funding range of $500,000 and greater

1700 Paseo de Peralta Suite A, Santa Fe, NM 87501 505-428-2990

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

Red River Ventures

Red River Ventures is a Dallas-based private equity fund investing in privately-held growth companies, mainly in Texas and the Southwest. We partner with strong management teams and actively assist them in building successful and enduring businesses.

1155 University Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-843-4275

Sandia Capital Partners, LLC

Sandia Capital Partners, LLC provides high level corporate finance advisory services, strategic insight, and investment capital to enable corporate clients to seize business opportunities, complete complex transactions and solve challenging corporate finance problems.

317 Commercial NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 505-938-6230

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.

301 Griffin Street, Santa Fe, NM 87501 505-954-5474

Technology Funding

Technology Funding is one of the largest managers of public venture capital funds in the United States. The firm has raised more than $315 million in capital, financed more than 245 emerging growth companies, helped 61 companies go public and another 17 be acquired by larger firms, and managed 10 private funds and 11 public funds.

460 St. Michael’s Drive, Building 1000, Santa Fe, NM 87505 505-982-2200

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

V Spring Capital

V Spring 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.

317 Commercial NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102 505-903-6740

Valley Ventures

Valley Ventures is an institutionally funded venture capital partnership with $85 million under management. Our team of experienced venture capitalists and managers dedicated are to the achievement of superior investment returns. We also assist in strategic planning, management development, accessing key industry experts and advising on capital formation events.

1155 University Blvd. SE, Suite N219, Albuquerque, NM 87106 505-843-4054

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

Vestor Private Equity

Our purpose is to build successful businesses by combining inherently good business opportunities with talented, experienced, and motivated people and financial resources. We provide financial and human capital. Specialized expertise, broad business background, wisdom, and insight complement the management teams’ talents, knowledge, and strategies.

607 Cerrillos Road, Suite D2, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 505-988-9100