Hot Mandate: Chinese VC Firm with USD and RMB Funds Invests in Global Opportunities with China Angle

1 Oct

A venture capital firm based in Shanghai, China currently manages two angel funds including RMB Fund I and Fund II, with a venture USD fund. On average, the initial size of investment is in the $1-6M range, but the firm has the capacity to invest more in companies they identify as a strong fit. The firm has multiple innovation centers across China focusing on different special areas in Life Sciences and Healthcare. With operating experience of international medical technology incubators, the firm looks to tailor its services to help portfolio companies reaching key value-added milestones. The firm will consider opportunities based in China and around the globe, companies within a strong China angle involvement is their sweet spot.

The firm is a flexible and opportunistic investor that is currently considering Therapeutics, Medical Devices, Diagnostics, Healthcare IT, and Biotechnology R&D Services. The firm is opportunistic in terms of subsector and indication and is willing to consider companies targeting orphan indications. The firm is open to novel medical devices of all FDA regulatory pathways, including 510k and PMA. In terms of therapeutics, the firm will look at products in pre-clinical stages. Regarding medical devices and diagnostics, the firm will invest at any stage of development.

The firm can participate as either lead or co-investor, and may take a board seat in applicable cases. The firm has no specific requirements for the management team. Team members who speak Mandarin may be a plus but are not required.

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