Apjohn Ventures

Venture Capital Firm

Apjohn Ventures

Apjohn Ventures is a life sciences-focused fund which does deals in Michigan and the Midwest. Nine portfolio companies with several exits were part of the fund, including Afmedica, ProNAi, ZyStor, Ikano, Asterand, Cytopherx, Renamed, Svelte, Kereos. The partners have been involved in starting a third of these companies and assisted in raising over $300M in financing.



  • Don Parfet
    General Partner, Apjohn Ventures
  • Mina Sooch
    General Partner, Apjohn Ventures

Stages of Investment

  • Seed
  • Growth/Expansion

Sectors of Investment

  • n/a

IT Subsectors

Life Science Subsectors

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Devices
  • Biotechnology


  • Assets Under Management $15,000,000

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