Research-Driven Results

NextSteps Capital is a research-driven organization that uses contextualized analysis of innovation trends to identify investment opportunities, with an emphasis on patents, products, and people.

We have assembled a team of research-driven professionals with unique intellectual property and innovation insight and expertise. The team members use proprietary algorithms embedded in a latent semantic analysis engine as well as Boolean and traditional research tools applied across a wide range of databases. The results from our research process provide a competitive advantage when assessing opportunities and advising portfolio companies on product development, M&A and strategic planning.

Our research team has:

NextSteps Capital uses these tools and knowledge to streamline the identification and ranking of emerging companies and technologies that are well-positioned to compete and succeed within important innovation spaces in the U.S. and global economies.