Convergence Ventures is dedicated to bringing cutting-edge life sciences businesses to Houston and the surrounding area. Backed by experienced local business leaders, Convergence links academic, medical and human capital resources with ample financial capital – similar to successful investment models in other regions in the USA including Boston, Chicago, Cleveland and Silicon Valley.
Texas based investors have the opportunity to foster the development of high-growth, high-impact, startup innovation in informatics, life sciences and related therapeutic technologies. Houston and the region have a thriving corporate innovation scene with abundant innovation through internal research and development (R&D). Texas is a dominant player in R&D for oil and gas, and ranks third nationally in aerospace R&D. Houston and the surrounding areas clearly have the resources and technical know-how to be a national leader in variety of R&D markets.
Convergence Ventures provides its companies with a conduit to seasoned scientific, technical and business expertise and capabilities to retrain and attract late-stage life sciences technologies in Houston and the surrounding area.