6K (formerly Amastan Technologies) uses proprietary advanced plasma processing and industrial systems to create materials that are enabling the next generation of commercial and consumer products. 6K focuses on developing critical materials used to manufacture silicon wafers, LED lighting, powders for industrial 3D printing, advanced battery technologies, and thermal coatings. 6K North Andover, MA Adaptive Surface Technologies, Inc. (AST) produces additives and coatings that repel fluids, contaminants, ice, and biological fouling. Its cutting-edge, patented durable liquid SLIPS® coatings are 100% smooth and completely non-stick. It can be used to solve problems across a wide range of consumer, industrial, marine, and medical applications while protecting and improving the environment. Adaptive Surface Technologies Cambridge, MA Aspinity is transforming the design of battery-powered, always-on sensing devices through the world’s first ultra-low power, analogML RAMP chip. Its patented technology offers power and data-efficient solutions across IoT, smart home, consumer, industrial and medical applications.
Aspinity Pittsburgh, PA
Azumo, formerly FLEx Lighting, is a breakthrough display technology company revolutionizing a $130 billion industry. It’s LCD 2.0™ reflective technology is the first in a generation of high-performance displays that improve user experience and battery life for end users in consumer, medical, industrial, and educational markets. Azumo Chicago, IL Banyan Biomarkers delivers diagnostic products for diagnosing traumatic brain injury (TBI) while enabling medical breakthroughs to improve outcomes for patients suffering from neurological injuries and diseases. Banyan Biomarkers San Diego, CA BioFlyte is commercializing a revolutionary new class of fieldable aerosol mass spectrometers and complementary products for protection from biological and low-volatility chemical threats. BioFlyte Albuquerque, NM BioSkryb develops genomic amplification technologies. Its proprietary Primary Template-directed Amplification (PTA) system delivers reproducible, high coverage breadth, and uniformity for various low or ultra-low input sequencing applications. BioSkryb Durham, NC Boston Microfluidics develops simple and reliable biofluid collection devices designed to greatly simplify and revolutionize diagnostic testing globally. Its mission is to design devices that make it easier for people, and their healthcare providers, to connect to their health, while reducing the barriers that prevent people from getting blood tests. Boston Microfluidics Cambridge, MA Edge designs and manufactures customized micro-featured thermoplastic disposables for diagnostic, medical, and optical applications. Edge Embossing Charlestown, MA GelSight develops portable, non-destructive elastomeric 3D imaging systems used to improve quality control processes in aerospace, automotive and other high-value industries. GelSight Waltham, MA ImmunoScape is an immunomics-focused company with a technology platform that allows for immune profiling and characterization of the human immune response at extremely high resolution. ImmunoScape Singapore and San Diego, CA InterVenn Biosciences utilizes a proprietary glycoproteomic biomarker interrogation platform using AI and mass spectrometry for next-gen precision medicine to find new solutions in ovarian, pancreatic, liver, prostate, and kidney cancer. InterVenn San Francisco, CA iTel connects Canadian telecom providers with one point of contact for every location and helps multi-site businesses combine internet, voice, and cloud services in different regions. iTel Kamloops, BC Liquid Instruments develops precise test and measurement equipment that enables scientists, engineers, and students to acquire data, generate signals, and control their experiments. The company’s flagship product, Moku:Lab, integrates 12 unique, high-precision instruments into a single, compact hardware device. Liquid Instruments Canberra, AUS and San Diego, CA NanoCellect is a life science tools company that develops and manufactures innovative solutions for cell analysis and sorting based on gentle, sterile, microfluidic technology. NanoCellect's mission is to facilitate breakthrough biomedical discoveries by making cell sorting and analysis technology portable, affordable, and easy to use. NanoCellect San Diego, CA Niron Magnetics is developing the world’s first advanced manufacturing process for the mass production of permanent magnets powered by its breakthrough material formulation. Niron’s proprietary Iron nitride magnets possess inherently higher magnetization and can be produced at a lower cost compared to today’s rare-earth magnets. Niron Magnetics Minneapolis, MN Nirrin Technologies provides the next generation of sensors and analytics that enable real-time, in-process monitoring for upstream and downstream applications for biotechnology manufacturing. Nirrin Technologies Billerica, MA NTx is inventing a new R&D model to discover nature’s medicines and rapidly commercialize novel lifesaving vaccines and therapeutics. NTx Santa Fe, NM NUBURU is manufacturing high-power, high-performance industrial blue lasers that have transformed metal machining. Its technology is ushering in an era of high-speed, high-quality processing across a wide range of rapidly growing industrial sectors. NUBURU Centennial, CO OTI Lumionics is a leader in the development of advanced materials for consumer electronics. They work with the largest mobile device and display manufacturers in the world to develop advanced materials for the best-in-class OLED displays. OTI Lumionics Toronto, CAN Partium offers a solution for the fast identification of parts within industrial and retail environments.
They help bridge the gap between machine operators and manufacturers by allowing quick access to documentation and spare part diagrams.
Partium Vienna, Germany and United States
Sofregen is a pioneer in soft tissue engineering with an advanced platform based on silk protein, also known as fibroin, which has been shown to have unique properties for tissue support and regeneration. Sofregen Medford, MA Solchroma builds full color, reflective digital displays that do not require an internal light source and consumes only 1% of the energy of existing LED-based digital signage. Solchroma Somerville, MA TeraPore Technologies develops high-permeability, high-resolution membrane nanofiltration systems for bioprocessing and other applications. TeraPore Technologies South San Francisco, CA Voltaiq is the industry's first and only Enterprise Battery Intelligence (EBI) platform—empowering organizations to make the most of their battery data. The EBI platform is the only purpose-built, fully automated software solution that systematically gathers and mines troves of battery data for insights—providing a window into real-time battery function and a detailed vision of future performance and behavior. Voltaiq Berkley, CA Zeteo Tech is a biodefense and medical device company that has developed a revolutionary new class of fieldable biological mass spectrometers. Its instruments identify airborne microbes, proteins and lipids, and can be used to screen for infectious disease and other bio-threats. Zeteo Tech Skyesville, MD

About Us

Anzu Partners is an investment firm that focuses on industrial and life science technology companies with the potential to transform their industries. We team with entrepreneurs to develop and commercialize technological innovations by providing capital and deep expertise in business development, market positioning, global connectivity, and operations.

Anzu manages approximately $400 million in capital commitments, primarily across two venture funds and a mezzanine revenue-based investing fund (“RBI”). The venture capital funds focus on investments in early-stage companies, ranging from pre-revenue to post-commercialization, where we have deep knowledge and relationships to drive value for investors. RBI provides capital through a non-dilutive preferred share vehicle to post-revenue companies, offering an alternative to traditional venture and debt financing. Anzu primarily invests in companies across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

Founded in 2014, Anzu Partners operates a robust investment platform for industrial and life science technology companies. Anzu’s current portfolio consist of 25+ portfolio companies, and the firm has 12+ investment professionals, 200+ fund investors, and 25+ portfolio support staff. We have had several meaningful exits and manage an active pipeline of new opportunities in diligence, tracked through firm-wide pipeline reviews that cover 400-500 industrial and life science technology companies per year across the globe.

We focus on four key areas:


Additive Manufacturing

Robotics and Advanced Tools

Bioprocessing for Therapeutics

Synthetic Biology and Biomolecular Assembly


Nanomaterials and Electronic Materials

Biomaterials and Organic Materials

High Value New Consumables

Novel Fabrication Methods

Measurement & Monitoring

Microelectromechanical Systems Sensing

New Process Control and Automation Needs

Molecular Diagnostics & Characterization

Edge Computing and IoT


Computer-Aided Engineering Simulation

Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics

Electronic Design Automation

Quantum and Computational Chemistry

If your company would like to be considered by Anzu Partners, we invite you to submit your information through our Questionnaire Form.