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Hygea VCT

Investor type Venture Capital


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Total investments 17
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 15
Rounds per year 0.85
Lead investments 5
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 6
Key employees 1
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Health Diagnostics
  • Medical Device

Hygea VCT appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2001. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Brackley. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in United Kingdom.

Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 30 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 deals per year. Comparing to the other companies, this Hygea VCT performs on 9 percentage points more the average number of lead investments. The top activity for fund was in 2010. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2010. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars.

The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Health Diagnostics, Biotechnology. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United Kingdom. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Purely Proteins Limited, ImmunoBiology Ltd, Scancell.

Besides them, we counted 1 critical employee of this fund in our database.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the Hygea VCT, startups are often financed by Oxford Technology Management, Oxford Capital Partners, Entrepreneurs Fund. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Oxford Capital Partners, Oxford Technology Management, MTI. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Oxford Capital Partners, Parkwalk Advisors, MTI.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Glide Pharmaceutical Technologies

Health Care
$4M01 Feb 2017 Vale of White Horse, England, United Kingdom

Health Care
01 Mar 2011 United Kingdom, England, United Kingdom


01 Jan 2011 Huntsville, Alabama, United States

Eykona Medical

3D Technology
Medical Device
Video Games
$1M24 Sep 2010 England

EKF Diagnostics

Health Care
Health Diagnostics
01 Jun 2010 -

Glide Pharmaceutical Technologies

Health Care
$4M17 Mar 2010 Vale of White Horse, England, United Kingdom


3D Printing
3D Technology
01 Mar 2010 Greenville, North Carolina, United States


Environmental Engineering
Natural Resources
$2M17 Dec 2009 Winchester, England, United Kingdom


01 Jan 2008 United Kingdom, England


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