Hot Investor Mandate 2: Oncology Fund Looks Globally for Early Stage Therapeutic Opportunities

20 Oct

A specialized investment firm is currently investing from its third oncology fund of USD 64 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 cancer 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 with 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. NThe 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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