Convergence Ventures is a Houston-based venture capital firm, focused on strengthening the Texas economy through entrepreneurship and scientific discovery.

“Three converging technologies are materially changing how we live, how well we live and how long we live.”
– Former Rice University President Dr. S. Malcolm Gillis in an address to the Royal Institution, June 3rd, 2014 “Convergences in Technologies: Nano, Bio and Info.”

Our Mission

Our mission is to build value for both our community and investors by forming and growing innovative and resilient enterprises that advance technology, enhance human health and wellbeing, and make a better world.

Our Investments

Our investment focus centers on  digital, biological, and material technologies; particularly including those that enable and enhance the healthcare and life science industries. We support entrepreneurship by investing in transformational technologies enabling the work of scientists and doctors to treat and cure disease, and advance the future of human health.

Texas

The State of Texas is leading the nation in population growth and the ethnic and cultural diversity of its population continues to flourish. People from around the world are moving to Houston, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio and Fort Worth in search of economic opportunity. Currently a top-ten global economy at the level of nations, Texas has the potential to lead the pathways of innovation for the US and the world in the 21st century and beyond.

Healthcare and Life Sciences

We understand the emerging demands within public health services and the requirements on healthcare professionals to navigate and incorporate innovations in direct intervention techniques, as well as preventative methodologies relating to patient behavioral choice. We have strong ties to public and private institutions in the Texas Medical Center and the State of Texas.

Technology

Our network includes connections with a breadth of both startups and large technology companies that can quickly bring a small company in front of the right audiences to help commercialize their innovative ideas, making their vision a reality.