Offices: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Quaker BioVentures is a venture capital
firm investing only in life science companies.
The firm leads investments across the spectrum
of the life science industry, including
biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, human
diagnostics, specialty pharmaceuticals,
and healthcare services. Quaker BioVentures
invests in companies at all stages of development,
from early stage businesses to public companies.
Offices: New York, New York
Radius Ventures is a venture capital firm
focused on leading-edge health and life
sciences companies. Formed in 1997, Radius
searches for the winners of tomorrow—entrepreneurs
whose ideas and talents qualify them to
pursue large market opportunities successfully.
They seek opportunities across a broad spectrum
including biotechnology and pharmaceuticals,
medical devices, services and healthcare/life
sciences information technology.
Offices: Tucson, Arizona
RCT BioVentures is the vehicle through which
Research Corporation Technologies invests
in start-up or early-stage companies whose
technologies promise patented biomedical
products with a clear competitive advantage.
RCT has assets of more than $300 million
to advance technology development. Their
commitment usually ranges from several hundred
thousand dollars to several million dollars.
Red Abbey Venture Partners
Offices: Baltimore, Maryland
Red Abbey Venture Partners is creating a
portfolio of investments that is diversified
by geography, by stage of development, by
sector and by therapeutic indication. They
will invest in both early and late stage
companies, and they expect to invest a portion
of their fund in PIPE transactions. The
Partnership will not invest in seed stage
transactions or in situations without a
permanent management team.
RiverVest Venture Partners
Offices: St Louis, Missouri
RiverVest Venture Partners is a venture
capital firm investing nationwide in emerging
medical device, biopharmaceutical and other
healthcare venture opportunities. With a
total of more than 80 years of business
and professional experience, their principals
have the resources, knowledge and relationships
required to create world-class life sciences
companies. RiverVest capitalizes on their
access to the mid-west centers of excellence
in life sciences.
Roche Venture Fund
Offices: Basel, Switzerland
The Roche Venture Fund is the name given
to the corporate venture fund of the healthcare
company Roche. Roche has allocated CHF 500
million for the Roche Venture Fund to invest
in and develop commercially successful innovative
life science companies. As part of a multinational
healthcare company, the Roche Venture Fund
has access to considerable expertise both
internally and externally.
Offices: London, England
The founders of Rosetta Capital were formerly
at Rothschild Asset Management. Rosetta
Capital’s Executive Chairman, Jeremy Curnock
Cook, was formerly the head of the life
science private equity team at Rothschild
where he had responsibility for more than
150 private equity investments and more
than $1 billion in assets under management.
At Rothschild, the team had a strong track
record investing in companies.
RoundTable Healthcare Partners
Offices: Lake Forest, Illinois
RoundTable Healthcare Partners is an operating-oriented
private equity firm focused on the healthcare
industry. A key differentiating strength
of their firm is their operational orientation.
Their principals, with over 100 years of
industry experience, act as a partner with
their portfolio companies and their successful
management teams. RoundTable's strategy
is to utilize their extensive knowledge,
experience and relationships in the healthcare