Hot Life Science Investor Mandate 3: European VC Firm Seeking Global Life Science Investments

7 Aug

A venture capital company founded in 1995 and based in Northern Europe manages approximately €200 in assets, with 2 life science investment funds. The firm makes equity investments into early stage companies of up to €2 million initially and €8-€10 million of the lifetime of the investment. The firm is currently looking for companies located throughout Europe and the US and plans to make approximately 2 investments over the next 6-9 months.

The firm is looking for companies in areas of Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Medical Devices and Biotech Other. For Therapeutics and Diagnostics the firm is looking for companies with platform technologies that are anywhere from 12-36 months pre proof of concept in animal trials. Subsectors of particular interest in this areas include Immunology, Anti-Infectives, Vaccines, Ophthalmology, Orphan Indications, and Biomarkers. In areas of Medical devices the firm looks for companies around 12 months pre-proof of concept and is particularly interested in biomaterials, surface treatments, therapeutic devices, biofilms, coatings, remote patient monitoring and assisted living. In the Biotech Other space, the firm is interested in early stage companies in sectors of Agbio, Industrial Bio, Cleantech, and Nutrition. The firm is also interested in companies that are developing better methods for biosynthesis for biologics. The firm is also interested in Healthcare IT opportunities including Apps, Sensors, Databases and Systems.

 The firm values the company’s technology as it’s 1st priority. The firm is looking for companies with platform technologies that are looking to stay a development company and build a strong pipeline of potential candidates. The firm is willing to help companies complete their management teams and looks to secure a seat on the company’s board following investment.

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