Hot Investor Mandate: VC Firm with Firm US and China Presence With Multiple Billions AUM Invests Up to $20M Across All Life Science Industries

14 Apr

A venture capital firm founded in China with over $4 billion in total managed assets in the areas of healthcare, technology and internet, and cleantech has invested in more than 70 healthcare companies, that span most sectors of life sciences from pharmaceuticals and medical devices to healthcare IT, diagnostics and select healthcare services.

The firm’s US fund is focused on early-stage health care opportunities in the US with potential market opportunities in China, and the USA team is spread out across multiple locations across the country. The firm intends to lead, co-lead, or co-invest in US-based private companies in biotech for therapeutics, Medtech, and digital health technologies, with equity investments ranging from $5 to $20 million. The firm will not make public company investments.

The firm is open to many sectors in the life science space – biotech therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics, and healthcare IT. The firm is most interested in breakthrough products and technologies that address a large unmet need. The firm seeks investments in 510K devices and will invest in devices in the PMA pathway depending on stage, preferably clinical or later. In therapeutics, the firm is modality-agnostic but generally seeking opportunities that are past the pre-clinical stage. The firm is also interested in enabling technologies for drug discovery and development, and other healthcare-related technologies in the “digital-health” space.

The firm is seeking to invest in companies with novel ideas and technology and experienced and passionate management. Given the firm’s slogan of “inspiring people with the wisdom to succeed with diligence,” The firm’s team is “hands-on” and typically assumes a board seat after an investment. In general, the firm invests globally and prefers companies that have upside opportunities in China and can leverage the firm’s China network and expertise.

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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