Hot Longevity Mandate: Europe-Based Venture Capital Fund

10 Aug

The venture fund is based Spain and invests in early stage companies in the life sciences and Information Technology Sectors. The firm also invests in public companies through Convertible Bonds and secondary alternative markets. The firm also offers Venture Debt financing for private companies. Within Life Sciences, the firm invests in rounds of EUR 2-8 Million Seed and Series A rounds. The firm invests in Europe and North America.

In the life sciences, the fund focuses on therapeutics and also CDMOs, medical devices, healthcare and Digital Health. In therapeutics, the firm focuses on preclinical opportunities with a focus on assets that are 12-18 months prior to IND. Outside of Therapeutics, the fund invests in companies that are revenue positive. The fund generally does not invest in large indication areas such as diabetes, metabolic disease, cardiovascular and renal disease. The firm’s areas of interest include oncology, CNS, dermatology, and ophthalmology (particularly front of eye diseases). The firm has invested in rare diseases but it is not the firm’s sole focus.

In therapeutic opportunities, the firm seeks companies that have obtained proof of concept data in animal studies and can reach human clinical trials with financial needs of up to EUR 8 million to reach a human Proof of Efficacy. In Spain, the firm typically leads investment rounds, and may syndicate

with other firms or leverage public funding. In North America, the firm seeks to co-invest in rounds led by top-tier Venture Capital.

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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