Atlas Venture

Atlas Venture is a leading biotech venture capital firm.  Atlas companies are custom built to realize their scientific and business potential.

DISCOVER: Identifying true innovation from high-impact science.

DERISK: Proving and maturing the science and technology to guide clinical translation

SHAPE: Crafting the right business model for each opportunity.

STRENGTHEN: Rolling up our sleeves to position our companies for successful drug development and exits in all market environments.

HQCambridge, MA, US
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Atlas Venture was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA, US

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Key People/Management at Atlas Venture

Kevin Bitterman

Kevin Bitterman

Bruce Booth

Bruce Booth

Jason Rhodes

Jason Rhodes

Jean-Francois Formela

Jean-Francois Formela

David Grayzel

David Grayzel

Michael Gladstone

Michael Gladstone

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Atlas Venture Office Locations

Atlas Venture has an office in Cambridge
Cambridge, MA, US (HQ)
400 Technology Square, 400 Technology Square
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Atlas Venture News and Updates

Akrevia Therapeutics Launches with $30M Series A Financing Led by F-Prime Capital Partners and Atlas Venture

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Akrevia Therapeutics, a privately-held biopharmaceutical company focused on developing highly-potent, tumor-targeted immuno-oncology therapeutics, today announced the closing of a $30 million Series A financing led by F-Prime Capital...

Atlas Venture wraps up 11th fund at $350 mln

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Atlas Venture, an early-stage venture firm, has closed its oversubscribed 11th fund at $350 million. Altas Ventures invests in biotech startups.

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Atlas Venture Blogs

The First Born

I was in the passenger seat, trying desperately not to reach for the grab handle, saying reassuring things but thinking ‘those mailboxes are really close’. By Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic, as part of the From The Trenches feature of LifeSciVC Read more. The post The First Born appeared first on At…

Rethinking Your Professional Health: Having An Executive Coach Is A Gift, Not A Gap

Spring in New England is in full bloom. All around birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and there is sweetness (and pollen) everywhere. Life is anew. Really anew. I don’t know about you, but this spring feels particularly poignant. The pandemic isolation was long, personal, and collectively tra…

Biotech’s Relevancy Challenge In An Expanding Universe

The universe of public biotech companies has been growing for a decade, and increasingly so in the past few years as the IPO market has flourished. Hundreds of young aspiring biotechs have tapped into the public equity markets, swelling the ranks of small- and mid-cap players. Read more. The post Bi…

The Biotech Job Market Is As Hot As The Housing Market

The biotech job market is a bit like the suburban housing market—red hot. It’s a buyer’s market, don’t waive your inspection rights! It is possibly the tightest biotech labor market of my twenty-year career. I have not seen any recent statistics, but it seems the inflow of capital into our sector, d…

Moving Beyond the Conversation

Over the last 5 years, biotech executives have been increasingly focused on the importance of greater diversity in our companies. As two women who have served as both CEOs and board chairs, our own paths to these positions drive our passion for this topic. And while gender barriers in the workplace …

Atlas launches second Cambridge biotech to tackle vision loss

In September, the Swiss drug giant Novartis paid $150 million for a Cambridge startup that had developed a pair of potential gene therapies to restore vision to people with blindness stemming from genetic diseases. It was a sizable return for the biotech, which had used roughly half of the $21 milli…
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Atlas Venture Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Atlas Venture founded?

    Atlas Venture was founded in 1984.

  • Who are Atlas Venture key executives?

    Atlas Venture's key executives are Kevin Bitterman, Bruce Booth and Jason Rhodes.

  • Where is Atlas Venture headquarters?

    Atlas Venture headquarters is located at 400 Technology Square, 400 Technology Square, Cambridge.

  • Where are Atlas Venture offices?

    Atlas Venture has an office in Cambridge.

  • How many offices does Atlas Venture have?

    Atlas Venture has 1 office.