Tech Company Financing Transactions

Antidote Funding Round

Antidote, operating out of New York, secured $11 million in funding from Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Octopus Investments and Smedvig Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Merck Global Health Innovation Fund (Lead Investor) (Francesca Wuttke)

Octopus Investments (Malcolm Ferguson)

Smedvig Capital (Jordan Mayo)

Proceeds Purpose
This new round of funding, which brings the total investment in Antidote to date up to $26M, will accelerate the development of new capabilities for its trial matching platform, including precision medicine and EHR-matching, as well as further global expansion.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Healthcare IT
Mailing Address
450 Park Ave. South 3rd floor
New York, NY 10016
Email Address
Antidote is a digital health company on a mission. Our aim is to accelerate the breakthroughs of potentially life-saving treatments, by bridging the gap between medical research and the people who need it.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Laurent Schockmel
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Chief Financial Officer
Keith Lovell
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Chief Technical Officer
Dean Sellis
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VP - Bus. Development
Kathy Freeman
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VP - Bus. Development
Thomas Krohn
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VP - Human Resources
Nicola Yudaken
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VP - Marketing
Grace McElroy
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