Thornapple River Capital

Venture Capital Firm

Thornapple River Capital
MVCA Member

We invest in and help build early-stage companies across a variety of tech sectors: healthcare, biotech, medical devices, AIML, deeptech, alt. transport, and more. We are versatile investors and do everything from participating in fundings, leading rounds, and in some cases helping operate our portfolio companies. We seek high-growth companies seeking to disrupt through innovation led by A+ teams.



  • Genesis Guanga
    Managing Partner, Thornapple River Capital
  • Brandon Kanitz
    Managing Partner, Thornapple River Capital
  • Rittik Rao
    Vice President, Thornapple River Capital

Stages of Investment

  • Seed
  • Startup/Early

Sectors of Investment

  • Advanced Materials/Manufacturing
  • Alternative Energy
  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences
  • Media
  • Mobility

IT Subsectors

  • Hardware
  • Services
  • Software

Life Science Subsectors

  • Biotechnology
  • Devices
  • Diagnostics
  • Healthcare Services
  • Pharmaceuticals


  • Assets Under Management $23,000,000

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