High Alpha, an Indianapolis, Indiana venture studio focused on conceiving, launching, and scaling next generation enterprise cloud companies, raised $35m.
Backers included Emergence Capital, Greenspring Associates, Hyde Park Venture Partners and strategic angel investors.
Led by Scott Dorsey, Managing Partner, High Alpha combines company creation with early stage capital, expertise and resources to build software companies. It is comprised of High Alpha Studio and High Alpha Seed. High Alpha Studio creates, operates and supports new companies by providing product development, sales and marketing, finance, brand and design, and talent development services. High Alpha Seed invests in High Alpha Studio companies and other emerging enterprise cloud companies.
The Studio portfolio includes several companies such as TinderBox, Lesson.ly and Visible with further announcements forthcoming.
Partners include Dorsey, Mike Fitzgerald, Eric Tobias, and Kristian Andersen.