Asset Management was founded in 1965 by legendary venture capitalist Franklin “Pitch” Johnson, formerly of Draper and Johnson. Over nearly half a century, the firm has provided early-stage financing for ground-breaking companies such as Amgen, Tandem Computer, and Applied BioSystems. Today, the firm continues its diversified investing approach by deploying capital in early-stage companies focused on mobility, health sciences technology, big data analytics and therapeutics. The firm is run by a leadership team comprised of former operators with expertise in science, engineering and medicine.
|Esperion Therapeutics||4/2013||Venture Round||$33M||7|
|Skybox Imaging||4/2012||Series C||$70M||6|
|ICON Aircraft||6/2011||Venture Round||$25M||5|