What We Look For

We look for investment opportunities with all or most of the following:

  1. Seed, start-up, and early stage companies (usually R&D based)
  2. Prototype and Market Proof of Concept achieved
  3. Strong proprietary hooks to provide sustainable competitive advantages
  4. Technology-based and specialty industrial businesses, often rooted in science and engineering
  5. Alignment with societal needs (such as health care, productivity, manufacturing, environmental protection, education, economic development, energy, etc.)
  6. Geographic proximity to either:
    • Primary office in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, or
    • Secondary office on Sand Hill Road in Palo Alto, California
  7. Value-added investments (where we can add value as a business advisor or board member)
  8. Sound business plans for building equity and profitable exits


AWT Private Investments