TVM Capital Life Science

Founded 1983


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Total investments 13
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 11
Rounds per year 0.34
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 2
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

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

In 2012 was created TVM Capital Life Science, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in Europe in Germany. The main department of described VC is located in the Munich.

Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The top activity for fund was in 2015. This TVM Capital Life Science works on 9 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 42 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the TVM Capital Life Science, startups are often financed by Triathlon Medical Venture Partners, Pearl Street Venture Funds, Pappas Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Triathlon Medical Venture Partners, StandUp Ventures, Signet Healthcare Partners.

We also calculated 3 valuable employees in our database.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 11-15 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Emovi, Acer Therapeutics, CoLucid Pharmaceuticals. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Clinical Trials, Therapeutics. 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 exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Access Vascular

Advanced Materials
Health Care
Medical Device
Product Management
$20M03 Mar 2021 United States, " United States"}

Health Care
Product Design
$15M12 Feb 2021 Canada, Calgary

Vespina Lifesciences

Life Science
01 Feb 2021 United States, Newark


Medical Device
$11M04 Mar 2019 Canada, Montreal

Panthera Dental inc

Health Care
Medical Device
Product Design
03 Oct 2017 Canada, Quebec City

Acer Therapeutics

$15M19 Sep 2017 United States, Newton

AL-S Pharma

Health Care
08 Dec 2016 Switzerland, " Switzerland"}

$12M05 Dec 2016 United Kingdom, " United Kingdom"}

AurKa Pharma

Medical Device
19 Sep 2016 Canada, Montreal
Access Vascular Secures $20M in Series B

– Access Vascular from San Francisco has closed on a Series B round of financing.
TVM Capital Life Science led the round with a $15m commitment, with existing investors also participating.

Access Vascular, Inc. Secures $20 Million in Series B Financing

– A company addressing the most common and costly venous access complications has closed on a Series B round of financing.
TVM Capital Life Science led the round with a $15m commitment, with existing investors also participating.
– The company has developed a proprietary biomaterial platform that is both hydrophilic and lubricious, and has incorporated this material into two commercially-available venous access devices, the HydroPICC® Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter and HydroMID™ Midline Catheter.
– In vitro studies have shown that this biomaterial technology results in an average of 97% less thrombus accumulation on its surface compared to a standard polyurethane catheter.*


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