Tech Company Financing Transactions

Ception Therapeutics Funding Round

EW Healthcare Partners, Aperture Venture Partners and Investor Growth Capital participated in a $63 million Series C capital raise for Ception Therapeutics. The round was announced on 1/31/2007.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

EW Healthcare Partners (Lead Investor) (Jeffrey Himawan)

Aperture Venture Partners

Investor Growth Capital (Liza Page Nelson)

MDS Capital (Brian Underdown)

New Science Ventures

Proceeds Purpose
Ception Therapeutics will use the proceeds from the transaction primarily to advance its late-stage biologic anti-inflammatory programs and to pursue further progression of a small molecule anti-TNF program and several other discovery programs.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
101 Lindenwood Dr. 400
Malvern, PA 19355
Email Address
Ception Therapeutics is an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel products to address areas of unmet medical need.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Tullman
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Chief Financial Officer
Doug Gessl
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Vice President
Jeffrey Wilkins
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VP - Bus. Development
Kelly Copeland
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VP - Operations
Evan Dick
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VP - Product Management
Jeffrey Shaver
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VP - R & D
Tim Henkel
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Patricia Cleveland
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