Life Sciences Partners Founded 1998
Founders Clemens Van Blitterswijk Frits Van Der Have Rudy Dekeyser
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Total investments 119
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$24M
Portfolio companies 80
Rounds per year 3.48
Lead investments 39
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.33
Exits 35
Areas of investment
Biotechnology
Energy
Health Care
Industrial
Lifestyle
Summary

The venture was found in Europe in The Netherlands. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Amsterdam.

The fund was created by Clemens Van Blitterswijk, Rudy Dekeyser. The overall number of key employees were 10.

Opposing the other organizations, this Life Sciences Partners works on 4 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments. The top activity for fund was in 2007. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 18 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2014.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Life Sciences Partners, startups are often financed by Kurma Partners, Idinvest Partners, VI Partners AG. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Ysios Capital, Idinvest Partners, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Novartis Venture Fund, LSP BioVentures, Gimv.

For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Therapeutics, Biopharma. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Santarus, Hyperion Therapeutics, Merus Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 6-10 years to get the investment from the fund.

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Notable deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Binx Health
Biotechnology
Health Care
Health Diagnostics
Medical Device
Mobile
Late Stage Venture
104M27 May 2021 United States, Boston
XyloCor Therapeutics
Biotechnology
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Early Stage Venture
22M22 Mar 2021 United States, " United States"}
Neurent Medical
Biotechnology
Health Care
Medical
Medical Device
Surgical Devices
Therapeutic Devices
Early Stage Venture
24M20 Jan 2021 Ireland, " Ireland"}
Cardiac Dimensions
Biotechnology
Health Care
Medical Device
Late Stage Venture
17M29 Sep 2020 United States, " United States"}
DNA Script
Biotechnology
Health Care
Life Science
Medical
Early Stage Venture
50M29 Jul 2020 France, " France"}
ViCentra
Health Care
Medical
Medical Device
Venture - Series Unknown
11M08 Jul 2020 Netherlands, Utrecht
Cybin
Biotechnology
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
Early Stage Venture
35M01 Jul 2020 Canada, Old Toronto
OneProjects
Health Care
Medical Device
Early Stage Venture
11M23 Jun 2020 Ireland, Dublin
Arvelle Therapeutics
Biotechnology
Early Stage Venture
42M27 May 2020 Switzerland, Basel
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