Hot Investor Mandate 2: Fund Seeks Oncology Therapeutics in Late Preclinical or Clinical Trials

10 Dec

A firm based in Switzerland is a specialized investor in oncology, and is currently investing from a fund of USD 51 million. The firm generally makes investments in Series A, B or C equity rounds; the firm is not interested in seed rounds. The firm typically makes allocations of $3-8 million, and may either lead investments or act as a co-investor alongside a syndicate. The firm is open to oncology opportunities globally but has recently invested primarily in the USA.

The firm is currently focused on oncology therapeutics. The firm will consider any form of therapeutic molecule in oncology, including small molecules, antibodies or new technologies such as cell therapies. The firm generally invests at the late preclinical stage, from 6-12 months pre-IND, but is also interested in companies Phase I or Phase II assets.

The firm places high importance on the management team’s scientific rigor and industry experience; the firm prefers to work with entrepreneurs who have led biotech companies previously. The firm also considers the strength of the investor syndicate and their alignment of interests.

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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