Hot Investor Mandate 2: Corporate VC Invests Strategically in Healthcare Materials Science and Nutrition

13 Jul

The corporate venture capital arm of a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials makes equity investments into seed and venture stage companies, generally taking less than 25% ownership. The firm makes allocations ranging from a few hundred thousand dollars to $5 million initially with additional capital held for future financing rounds. The firm is looking make approximately 5-10 investments over the next 6-9 months with +10 being made over the next 2 years. The firm invests in companies located around the globe with a focus on the U.S., Europe and Isreal.

The firm is looking for materials science companies in orthopedics, soft tissue repair and drug delivery. The firm also actively invests in human nutritional health and advanced materials for solar energy . While the firm has invested in companies all the way from seed to PIPE, they generally invest into companies that have products in development or early stage commercialization.

The firm highly values experience in a firms management team and generally looks to take a board seat and play an active role in its portfolio companies. The firm is looking for companies that are interested in cooperation/alignment with the parent company’s relevant businesses.

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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