Hot Life Science Investor Mandate 2: Chinese Private Equity Firm Looking Globally for Life Science Innovation Capable of Entering Chinese Market

8 Jan

Allocation Information:

An investment holding company based in China specializes in equity investment, debt financing, and equity investment services. With capital commitment from both public and private investors, the firm currently has total assets under management of over RMB 1 billion (US$160.52 million). Since 2001, the firm has made equity investments in 189 seed-stage projects, 65 growth-stage projects, and 42 mature-stage projects. The firm focuses on pre-series A to series A investments of up to US$2 million; as well as on series B to pre-IPO investments of up to US$50 million. Allocations are made in equity and convertible notes. The firm seeks to invest in China-based companies or foreign businesses with China-based partners or seeking to enter the Chinese market.

Sectors & Subsectors of Interest:

The firm is interested in innovative technologies across various sectors including life sciences. Within life sciences, the firm is open to all technologies including small molecule therapeutics, biologics, medical devices, and diagnostics. The firm invests in all stages of development with a special interest in clinical-stage assets.

Company & Management Team Requirements:

The firm is looking for experienced management teams and typically syndicates with other investors and takes 20%-30% minority stake in a financing round. One of the firm’s subsidiaries operates on an incubator model that offers capital, mentorship, and business advisory services to investee 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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