Hot Investor Mandate: VC Firm Backed by a Family Trust Invests in All Life Science Technologies Related to Cardiovascular and Neurovascular Disease Globally

2 Mar

A philanthropic venture firm was established by a family trust to accelerate the development of promising technologies for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular and neurovascular disease through targeted investments. This US-based firm makes 4-5 investments each year of approximately $1-2 million into privately-held companies worldwide at both the seed and Series A stages. The firm operates under an evergreen structure and has made 49 investments to date.

While the firm is focused on cardiovascular, neurovascular and metabolic diseases (e.g., diabetes, dyslipidemia and obesity), The firm invests across all technology sectors including biotech, medtech, diagnostics, and regenerative medicine. The firm looks to invest in companies where its investment will help move the company to a value inflection point necessary for the next and larger financing round.

The firm invests in technologies that have the potential for a clear impact on patient therapy and/or standard of care, an adequate level of IP protection, well-defined use of proceeds with quantifiable and achievable milestones, and a clear understanding of the next round of fundraising needs including size and likely sources.

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