Venture Capital

Powerful Conversations: Promoting Diversity in Venture Capital (podcast) – Corporate / Commercial Law

United States: Powerful Conversations: Promoting Diversity in Venture Capital (podcast) April 29, 2021 Morrison & Foerster LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. An interview with Malcolm Robinson at the Black Venture Capital Consortium self In this episode of Impactful Conversations, Kaela Colwell, San Francisco-based partner …

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Investors join space race with record funding

Commercial space companies are attracting record levels of funding as investors rush to access the market unleashed by SpaceX of Elon Musk, whose reusable rockets have cut costs to get beyond Earth’s atmosphere. Total venture capital investment in the field increased 95% to $ 8.7 billion in the 12 months …

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Capsida Biotherapeutics debuts with $ 140 million in capital

THOUSAND OAK, California, April 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Versant Ventures and Westlake Village BioPartners today announced the emergence of stealth mode from Capsida Biotherapeutics Inc., a biotechnology company using an adeno-associated virus (AAV) engineering and development platform of cargo to develop tissue-targeted gene therapies for several types of …

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Philippe Dro joins Adjuvant Capital as a partner

NEW YORK, April 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Adjuvant capital, a life sciences investment firm focused on global health, today announced that Phillipe dro, Pharm. D., MBA, will join as a partner and be based in Zurich, Switzerland. As an entrepreneur and seasoned executive in the field of biopharmacy …

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RTW Venture looks very healthy

RTW Venture appears to be in very good health – RTW Venture Fund has published its Annual Report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020. Over the year, its NAV increased by 54%. That’s 88.5% growth in net asset value since Initial Public Offering. The share price rose 37% …

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