Dow Venture Capital

Dow Venture Capital is focused on pursuing strategic investments in attractive start-up companies around the world that enable and accelerate Dow’s business growth and value.

Engaging in change

We take an active role in the companies we invest in and deploy Dow capabilities and resources, when appropriate, to maximize value creation.




Brand equity

Dow Venture Capital portfolio companies benefit from Dow's global reputation as one of the most profitable, most respected chemical companies in the world, with an industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemicals, advanced materials and plastics.


Market knowledge

Thanks to deep customer insights and relationships, Dow has extensive reach and knowledge, with industry-leading positions in diverse, high-growth sectors.


Technology and expertise

Dow R&D is rich in world-renowned expertise in materials science, catalysis, silicone and polymer science, process and high-throughput technologies, analytical science and toxicology.


Strategic relationships

Dow has access to an extensive global network of internal and external experts for both technology and commercial due diligence.


Global resources

Dow Venture Capital is a vital part of the growth engine for Dow and has access to Dow's expertise in technology, science, marketing and commercialization.



Dow is a science and technology company with a commitment to investing in strategically important opportunities. Dow Venture Capital invests across multiple business segments and markets.

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