Danisco A/S

Founded 1989


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Total investments 3
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 3
Rounds per year 0.09
Lead investments 0
Exits 2
Key employees Soon

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Biomass Energy
  • Industrial
  • Health Care

Danisco A/S appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 1989. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Copenhagen. The company was established in Europe in Denmark.

Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Health Care, Food and Beverage. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Hyglos, Redpoint Bio. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany.

The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. This Danisco A/S works on 71 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2005. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5 partakers. Despite the Danisco A/S, startups are often financed by Techno Venture Management, Sanders Morris Harris, Mulligan BioCapital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are TVM Capital, Signet Healthcare Partners, RK Ventures Group. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by TVM Capital, NRW.BANK.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

DIREVO Industrial Biotechnology

Biomass Energy
Other Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
$16M18 Oct 2007 Germany, Cologne


Developer Platform
$9M23 Aug 2005 Germany, Bernried

Redpoint Bio

Food and Beverage
Health Care
$10M13 Nov 2003 United States, " United States"}


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