Hot Life Science Investor Mandate 2: European Venture Philanthropy Firm Seeking Clinical Stage Therapeutics

9 Oct

An evergreen life science venture fund located in Europe established 2009 and wholly owned by a Philanthropic Foundation is seeking new investments. The fund’s evergreen structure allows flexibility in the investment approach and the possibility, when appropriate, to take a long-term perspective in the investments. The fund has an annual investment capacity of approximately €50m. Investments are typically above €10-35m, and the firm prefers to take above 10% ownership. The fund invests primarily in Europe and in the USA/Canada.

The fund invests exclusively in life sciences, focusing on pharmaceuticals and medtech. For therapeutics, the firm typically prefers to invest at phase I/II but has also made investments at earlier phases of development. The fund will consider investing in medtech companies at the commercialization stage. The firm is open to opportunities in all therapeutic areas and indications.

The fund is oriented towards opportunities in the US and Europe and will take the role of lead investor in Europe. In US/Canada the firm prefers to syndicate with well-established VC investors specialized in life sciences. The fund expects to be actively in communication with management and represented on the supervisory board of portfolio companies.

If you are interested in more information about this investor and other investors tracked by LSN, please email mandates@lifesciencenation.com

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