Hot Longevity Mandate: New York-Based Family Office

20 Jul

The firm is a private investment firm based in New York, NY. The firm launched the Health Tech Fund in 2012 to invest in early stage companies that are developing innovations that can significantly reduce healthcare costs. The firm makes equity investments where the investment size is highly variable depending on the stage of development and particular need of each company. The firm invests in companies that are based in the US and is actively seeking new investment opportunities.

The Health Tech Fund focuses on early-stage healthcare IT projects that could substantially lower the cost of healthcare delivery in the United States. Examples of good candidates include projects that help consumers make more informed decisions when selecting local service providers (cost transparency); use remote monitoring technology to help patients better manage illness; that provide more meaningful tracking of health metrics for patients (health and wellness analytics); or initiatives at the intersection of molecular diagnostics and bioinformatics that comb genetic blueprints for clinically-relevant patterns (precision medicine).

The firm is an active and engaged investor, and can act as either a lead or co-investor. The firm prefers to lead investments in seed rounds.

If you are interested in more information about this investor and other investors tracked by LSN, please email RESI@lifesciencenation.com.

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