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Although we are always actively involved in a start-up’s activities, we do so ‘at arm’s length’. We make sure start-up companies maintain their own identity, entrepreneurship, key people, agility, enthusiasm and business responsibility.

Blue Prarie Brands

Blue Prarie Brands (2015)

Blue Prairie Brands is developing proprietary ingredient and finished products for use in the ​functional food and dietary fiber markets. It's prebiotic ingredients help maintain a healthy gut environment.


ChromaDex Inc® (2013)

ChromaDex Inc. (OTCBB: CDXC), is an innovative natural products company that provides proprietary ingredients and science-based solutions to the dietary supplement, food and beverage, animal health, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries.

Essential Medical

Essential Medical (2013)

Essential Medical is a privately held medical device company aiming to develop and commercialize new vascular closure devices for femoral punctures following diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterization procedures.

Ganeden Biotech Inc.

Ganeden Biotech (2007)

Ganeden Biotech Inc. is a recognized world leader in the manufacturing and marketing of probiotics for the food, beverage, animal health, and personal care ingredient markets.

Interface Biologics

Interface Biologics (2015)

Interface Biologics is an early commercial stage company that develops transformative biomedical polymer technology to improve the safety and effectiveness of medical devices.


Isobionics (2014)

Isobionics is a biotechnology company active in the area of environmentally-friendly isoprenoids based flavour and fragrance ingredients for the flavor & fragrance, agrochemical and pharmaceutical markets.


Natreon (2015)

For 18 years Natreon's mission has been to bring scientifically studied and tested ayurvedic ingredients to the dietary supplement, personal care, food and beverage and medical food industries worldwide.


Novomer (2007)

Novomer develops a technology platform to use carbon dioxide and other renewable materials to produce performance polymers, plastics and other chemicals.


NovoPolymers (2015)

NovoPolymers develops innovative encapsulant solutions that increase photovoltaic module efficiency. NovoPolymers offers a variety of front and back encapsulant solutions to both crystalline silicon and thin film modules manufacturers.


NutriLeads (2015)

NutriLeads develops food ingredients with clinically demonstrated health benefits. The lead ingredient IMPP-1, currently in clinical trials, supports immune function and improves resistance to infections.


Provexis (2008)

Provexis discovers, develops and licenses scientifically-proven technologies, such as Fruitflow®, for the global functional food, medical food and dietary supplement sectors.

QD Solar

QD Solar (2016)

QD Solar is developing the next generation photovoltaic cells using cutting edge colloidal quantum dot technology.

Regentis Biomaterials

Regentis Biomaterials (2011)

Regentis Biomaterials is a tissue repair company that is developing and commercializing innovative biodegradable hydro gels for the local repair of damaged cartilage and bone.


Verdezyne (2010)

Verdezyne is developing unique fermentation processes for producing renewable fuels and chemicals that reduce our dependency on petroleum and minimize our environmental footprint.


Viocare (2008)

Viocare develops sophisticated web-based technologies that analyze dietary and physical activity behavior to generate personalized lifestyle plans for patients and consumers.


WattGlass (2016)

WattGlass coatings virtually eliminates reflection, glare and fogging on glass and other transparent materials using a proprietary nanoparticle coating.


Zeavision (2014)

Zeavision develops and markets science-based supplements and vision care products such as EyePromise® supplements which contain all natural Zeaxanthin, to support healthy vision and prevent vision loss in the lives of many.

DSM Venturing provides investment management resources to two local (Dutch) venture funds in which DSM Netherlands is a limited partner, Limburg Ventures (2003) and Chemelot Ventures (2014).

While we strive for transparency, not all portfolio companies may be listed all all times for competitive reasons.