Hot Life Science Investor Mandate 1:Corporate Venture Capital Fund Seeking Therapeutics Investments

24 Sep

A corporate venture capital fund of a large pharmaceutical company is currently investing from its second fund of $100M. The firm invests in early-stage biotechnology companies focusing on discovering and developing human therapeutics primarily in the areas of the current therapeutic interest to its parent company. The firm typically invests (equity) $3-$4M per round with $10M reserved for follow-on investments. The firm seeks companies that are based in the US and Europe. The firm seeks to make about 2-3 allocations in the next 6-9 months.

The firm seeks early-stage companies developing human therapeutics. The firm is seeking companies with products in pre-clinical to phase II. The firm’s therapeutic areas of focus are: Cardiovascular (Acute Coronary Syndromes, Dyslipidemia, Heart Failure); Hematology (Anemia, Neutropenia, Stem Cell Mobilization); Inflammation (Asthma, Bowel Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Osteoarthritis, Psoriasis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus); Metabolic Disorders (Diabetes, Osteoporosis); Nephrology (Hyperparathyroidism, Renal Failure); Neuroscience (Alzheimer’s Disease, Cognition, Pain-Neuropathic & Inflammatory, Parkinson’s Disease, Schizophrenia); and Oncology. The firm is also interested in drug delivery therapeutics and Healthcare IT.

The firm seeks a company with a strong and experienced management team or technical experts in the relevant technology.

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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