Hot Investor Mandate: USA-Based VC Fund Invests Up to $20M, With Interests in Platform Technologies, AI-Based Drug Discovery Companies, Etc.

11 Nov

A VC fund based in the USA that was founded in 2016 invests in many sectors, including cloud based enterprise SaaS, Property Tech, and life sciences & healthcare. Within the life sciences, the firm is interested in therapeutics, medical device, digital health and healthcare IT companies. The firm generally invests in Series B and later rounds, and can invest anywhere from $1-20M in the initial check, and may participate in follow-on rounds. The firm is generally focused on investing in companies based in North America, but will consider global companies if they have a large presence in the US and are focused on the US market.

The firm will invest in therapeutics, medical device, digital health and healthcare IT companies. Within therapeutics, the firm is seeking companies in IND or later stages. In addition, the firm is interested in platform technologies, and will also invest in AI or machine learning based drug discovery companies. The firm will not invest in single asset or single modality companies. For medical devices, the firm primarily invests in 510K pathway devices that are FDA approved. The firm will not invest in DTC devices, and is less likely to consider de novo or PMA devices as well. Furthermore, the firm is most interested in devices that have a continuing source of revenue, such as a software application component. For digital health and healthcare IT companies, the firm is primarily focused on companies with B2B services, and will not invest in digital therapeutics. The firm is interested in companies that have greater than of $3M in ARR.

The firm is willing to lead or co-invest, but will generally take a board seat if they lead the investment round.

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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