Bringing intelligent capital to New Zealand’s scientific ideas

We are a venture capital fund that invests in science and deep tech through a hands-on, active approach.

We provide our portfolio companies with expert governance, executive management, operational support, and mentorship.

Our capital comes with decades of commercial and scientific experience, aimed at turning ground-breaking scientific ideas into globally focused, IP-rich companies.

Matū is here to address the growing need for IP-rich science and technology start-ups.

Supporting Ideas Early

Matū looks to invest in scientific and technological ideas at the early stages of commercialisation, enabling them to reach their full potential.

Capital Raising

We invest both financial and intellectual capital, making our ability to contribute value to each investment a key requirement in our selection of portfolio companies.

Expert advice

We aren’t just a group of business people with money – we're experts who speak science, from materials science to biotechnology to artificial intelligence.

Our Portfolio

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