Applied Ventures


We Invest in Startups Shaping the Future


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For more than a decade, Applied Ventures, LLC—the venture capital arm of Applied Materials—has been turning possibilities into reality by investing in startups with disruptive technologies.

Among the innovations we have helped to pioneer are smart phones, argumented and virtual reality (AR and VR), driverless cars, big data, life sciences, robotics, cleantech, and advanced materials.

Applied Ventures is stage agnostic and invests up to $100M per year. To date, we have provided capital to more than 90 companies in 17 countries.


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Why Applied Ventures Matters to Startups


Early-stage companies can validate high-performance devices and scale faster as the result of our breakthroughs in materials engineering, semiconductor technology, and our global fab infrastructure. 

We fast-track our startups’ success by connecting them with global customers, supply chain partners, and co-investors from influential corporate and financial venture capital firms.


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