Hot Investor Mandate 2: China VC Raises New Fund For US Life Science Deals

23 Feb

A venture capital firm based in China has over $2 billion in total managed assets in the areas of healthcare, technology and internet, and clean tech.  The firm invests from both a USD fund and an RMB fund, and is raising a new US fund in 2017.  The firm has invested in more than 50 healthcare companies, that span most sectors of life sciences from pharmaceuticals and medical devices to healthcare IT, diagnostics and select healthcare services. The firm intends to lead, co-lead, or co-invest in US-based private companies with equity investments ranging from $3 to $12 million.

The firm is open to many sectors in the life science space – biotech therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics, and healthcare IT. The firm is most interested in breakthrough products and technologies that address a large unmet need. The firm seeks investments in 510K devices and we will invest in devices in the PMA pathway depending on stage, preferably clinical or later. In therapeutics, the firm is modality-agnostic, but generally seeking opportunities that are past the pre-clinical stage. The firm is also interested in enabling technologies for drug discovery and development, and other healthcare-related technologies in the “digital-health” space.

The firm is seeking to invest in companies with novel ideas and technology and experienced and passionate management. Given the firm’s slogan of “inspiring people with the wisdom to succeed with diligence”, The firm’s team is “hands-on” and typically assumes a board seat after an investment.  Investments in US companies are expected to have upside opportunities in China, and can leverage our China network and expertise.

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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