Hot Life Science Investor Mandate 3: Multinational Tech Giant Seeking to Partner with Healthcare Startups

19 Nov

A multinational computer giant aims to build a community of organizations who share a vision for shaping the future of their industry through the power of cognitive computing. The firm has set up a $100m equity investment fund with a mission to invest in strategic partnerships that exhibit the firm’s capabilities across industries. The firm makes business-led investment based on the application of firm’s core technology. The firm seeks minority participation in venture-led, Series A-C rounds and typically avoids seed stage investment. The firm is currently reviewing new opportunities from North America and Europe.

The firm empowers development of applications utilizing its core technology. Within healthcare, the firm is seeking B2B/B2B2C solutions in clinical care, home care, health management, biopharmaceutical R&D, and veterinary fields. Startups are selected based on business and technical synergy to become its partners, who will obtain access to its cloud service and enter strategic co-development partnership with the firm.

The firm is looking for top talent and industry expertise to accelerate awareness of cognitive applications. The firm does not require a board seat in its 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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