Hot Investor Mandate 3: Venture Fund Invests Broadly in Early-Stage Life Science Companies in Southern USA

30 Nov

A life-sciences focused venture capital firm is currently making investments out of its third fund. The firm primarily makes equity investment into seed and early stage rounds ranging from $250,000 to $1M initially and up to $2M over the lifetime of the investment. The firm is focused on companies located in Southern California and the Southwestern United States although they are open to review companies from throughout the US. The firm could make as many as 3 new investments over the next 6-9 months.

The firm is looking for companies in sectors of therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics, life science tools and healthcare IT. The firm is agnostic in terms of subsectors and indications within these areas and is also interested in orphan indications and wireless medical devices. The firm looks to invest in early-stage companies including pre-clinical stage companies with some supporting in-animal data, although it is not a requirement.

The firm is looking for privately held companies with experienced management teams. The firm looks to play an active role as an investor and generally looks to take a board or board observer seat following investment.

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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