Aescap Venture Founded 2005
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Total investments 6
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$28M
Portfolio companies 6
Rounds per year 0.38
Lead investments 3
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.50
Exits -
Key employees -
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Areas of investment
Biopharma
Biotechnology
CleanTech
Health Diagnostics
Pharmaceutical
Therapeutics
Summary

Aescap Venture appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2005. The venture was found in Europe in The Netherlands. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Amsterdam.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Aescap Venture, startups are often financed by Sunstone Life Science Ventures, Novo Holdings, Atlas Venture. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are TVM Capital, Sunstone Life Science Ventures, De Hoge Dennen Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation, Wellcome Trust, TVM Capital.

The overall number of key employees were 2.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 3 or 4 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United Kingdom. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Chemical, Health Care. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight ProtAffin Biotechnologie, Aquapharm Biodiscovery, EOS (Ethical Oncology Science).

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The high activity for fund was in 2010. Opposing the other organizations, this Aescap Venture works on 6 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 15 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2015.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
ActoGeniX
Biopharma
Biotechnology
Clinical Trials
Pharmaceutical
Venture - Series Unknown
20M08 Feb 2007 Belgium, Ghent
Orphazyme
Biotechnology
Genetics
Health Diagnostics
Therapeutics
Post-IPO Equity
80M24 Nov 2017 Denmark, Copenhagen
Vivendy Therapeutics
Biotechnology
Health Diagnostics
Therapeutics
Series B
30M23 Jun 2008 Switzerland, Basel
Avantium Technologies
Biotechnology
Chemical
Pharmaceutical
Renewable Energy
Venture - Series Unknown
18M29 Oct 2008 Netherlands, Amsterdam
Orphazyme
Biotechnology
Genetics
Health Diagnostics
Therapeutics
Venture - Series Unknown
16M08 Mar 2017 Denmark, Copenhagen
Orphazyme
Biotechnology
Genetics
Health Diagnostics
Therapeutics
Series B
24M09 Jan 2015 Denmark, Copenhagen
Orphazyme
Biotechnology
Genetics
Health Diagnostics
Therapeutics
Series A
20M07 Sep 2011 Denmark, Copenhagen
Avantium Technologies
Biotechnology
Chemical
Pharmaceutical
Renewable Energy
Venture - Series Unknown
51M09 Jun 2011 Netherlands, Amsterdam
Avantium Technologies
Biotechnology
Chemical
Pharmaceutical
Renewable Energy
Series G
45M14 Jun 2021 Netherlands, Amsterdam
EOS (Ethical Oncology Science)
Biotechnology
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Series A
17M14 Jun 2021 Italy, Milan
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