Amherst Fund

Venture Capital Firm

Amherst Fund

Amherst Fund

Amherst Fund

MVCA Member

Amherst Fund makes venture capital investments in early-stage companies and also makes private equity investments in later stage companies. While investing carefully to achieve sound returns, Amherst Fund offers flexibility in structuring investments to best meet the needs of the company. Amherst Fund investments have included equity, subordinated debt, and senior debt structures when appropriate.



  • Matthew Turner
    President and CEO, Amherst Fund
  • David Lin
    VP of Operations, Amherst Fund
  • Jonathan Martin
    Managing Director, Amherst Fund
  • Miles Atwell
    Associate, Amherst Fund

Stages of Investment

  • Growth/Expansion
  • Idea/Pre-Seed
  • Seed

Sectors of Investment

  • Alternative Energy
  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products
  • Media
  • Mobility
  • Other

IT Subsectors

  • Hardware
  • Other
  • Services
  • Software

Life Science Subsectors

  • Animal Health/Agriculture
  • Biotechnology
  • Devices
  • Diagnostics
  • Healthcare Services
  • Other
  • Pharmaceuticals


  • Michigan Investment Professionals4
  • Worldwide Investment Professionals4
  • Assets Under Management $30,000,000
  • Funds Managed (Current & Historical)3
  • Actively InvestingNo
  • Preferred Initial Investment$50,000 - $500,000

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