Tech Company Financing Transactions

Spark Therapeutics Funding Round

Spark Therapeutics, based in Philadelphia, secured $72.8 million from Sofinnova Ventures, Rock Springs Capital and T. Rowe Price.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds purposes were not disclosed.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
3737 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Email Address
Spark Therapeutics is developing one-time, life-altering gene therapy treatments to transform the lives of patients and re-imagine the treatment of debilitating diseases.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Jeffrey Marrazzo
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Chief Financial Officer
Stephen Webster
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Chief Operating Officer
John Furey
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Chief Scientific Officer
Federico Mingozzi
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VP - Bus. Development
Daniel Faga
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VP - General Counsel
Joseph La Barge
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VP - Human Resources
Lisa Dalton
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VP - R & D
Katherine High
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