Based in Chicago, Illinois, MDT Ventures is an early growth stage venture capital fund. Our professionals have been in the business for more than 15 years, and our operating partners have more than 100 years of combined experience.

We focus on equity investments in companies with dynamic growth potential, primarily technology and highly scalable service businesses. We invest in many types of industries and have a preference for the following:

  • Education
  • Health Care
  • Technology
  • Financial Services
  • Logistic/Supply Chains

Additionally, our company serves as a strategic partner to entrepreneurs who are dedicated to building world-class companies that are scalable and durable. As investors, we show our commitment to the business by becoming an extension of their team and by using our resources and experience to propel them to the next level of growth.

We invest in entrepreneurs who have a vision, plan, and motivation. For more information about our company and our services, please contact us via email.

About the Founder

Michael Thompson is the founder of MDT Ventures. Michael is responsible for investment sourcing, valuation, transaction structuring, the securing of acquisition financing, and all administrative activities. Michael has 15 years of experience in investment banking and financial consulting.


  • B.A. Northwestern University
  • M.B.A Northwestern University- Kellogg School of Management