Engagements with Astralis are collaborative. We can easily scale efforts from one to four or more professionals on an engagement. We work with the client on an ongoing basis to create new organizational capabilities and provide the client with innovative approaches to address both internal and external opportunities.
How We Get Paid: Astralis engagements include hourly consulting rates and structured agreements where we share in the risk and the upside of the project.
Astralis partners with corporations, venture capital firms, universities, and entrepreneurs.
Corporations: Astralis Group has provided analysis of adjacent market opportunities, spin-ins, technology audits and market audits. Whether it is a licensing opportunity or a search for new sources of organic growth, Astralis team members have direct experience in corporate entrepreneurship. We also address revitalization strategies for legacy businesses that have lost their technical edge.
Venture Capital Firms: Astralis Group validates potential investments through technology, market and competitive due diligence. We also augment the experience base of portfolio company's management. And we audit and monitor portfolio company technology and product development activities, with an unbiased outside opinion. Astralis team members have raised money, invested money and operated venture capital invested companies. We know what to investigate, and how to deal with challenging issues.
Universities: Astralis Group maximizes the value of university intellectual property by being proactive in its commercialization. Astralis identifies and improves the market potential of university technology by pursuing realistic commercialization strategies. We have direct experience in investing and operating university spin-offs. We are in tune with the special challenges faced by universities in creating new companies.
Entrepreneurs: Astralis Group provides the experience in turning working ideas into tangible value. Having the idea is the first step. Executing on a plan, and building the organization, is a far bigger challenge on the path to success. Astralis brings years of experience and well linked networks. We develop compelling businesses that get investors excited.