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Sanofi

Founders Jean-Franu00e7ois Dehecq Jean-Renu00e9 Sautier

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Total investments 20
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$115M
Portfolio companies 19
Rounds per year 1.11
Lead investments 7
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.05
Exits 5
Key employees 29

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Therapeutics
  • Medical
Summary

In 2004 was created Sanofi, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Paris. The venture was found in Europe in France.

The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The high activity for fund was in 2019. Comparing to the other companies, this Sanofi performs on 11 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The typical startup value when the investment from Sanofi is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. Speaking about the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 25 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

We also calculated 28 valuable employees in our database.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the Sanofi, startups are often financed by Third Rock Ventures, Themelios Ventures, Research Corporation Technologies. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Casdin Capital, Virginia Tech Carilion (VTC) Innovation Fund, Verily. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by VT Ventures, Sequoia Capital China, Redmile Group.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 4 of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight BioNtech, Icosavax, Aetion. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Life Science, Pharmaceutical. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

xInnovent Biologics

Biopharma
Biotechnology
Drug Discovery
Manufacturing
Pharmaceuticals
$312M04 Aug 2022 Gusu District, Jiangsu, China

Areteia Therapeutics

Biotechnology
Health Care
Life Science
Therapeutics
$350M12 Jul 2022 -

Exscientia

Artificial Intelligence
Biotechnology
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
$100M10 Jan 2022 Oxford, England, United Kingdom

Owkin

Artificial Intelligence
Biotechnology
Clinical Trials
Machine Learning
Other Healthcare Technology Systems
Software
$180M18 Nov 2021 New York, New York, United States

Gyroscope Therapeutics

Biotechnology
Genetics
Health Care
Therapeutics
$60M08 Nov 2021 United Kingdom, England, United Kingdom

Novadiscovery

Artificial Intelligence
Biotechnology
CRM
Health Care
Information Technology
Medical
$2M16 Feb 2021 Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Icosavax

Biotechnology
Health Care
Pharmaceutical
$51M03 Oct 2019 Seattle, Washington, United States

Veralox Therapeutics

Biotechnology
Medical
Pharmaceutical
Therapeutics
$5M05 Sep 2019 Frederick, Maryland, United States

Aetion

Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Biotechnology
Health Care
Life Science
Pharmaceutical
Software
$27M05 Feb 2019 New York, New York, United States

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