Tech Company Financing Transactions

Cerevance Funding Round

On 7/22/2020, Cerevance received $20 million in Series B funding from Casdin Capital, Dementia Discovery Fund and Dolby Family Ventures.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B
Proceeds Purpose
Cerevance will use the proceeds of the financing to continue identifying novel therapeutic targets for central nervous system diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease, by transcriptionally and epigenetically profiling specific neuronal and glial cell populations in thousands of post-mortem human brain tissue samples and advancing a diverse portfolio of therapeutic programs against them.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
1 Marina Park Dr. 1410
Boston, MA 02210
Email Address
Cerevance is a neuroscience company focused on discovering and developing novel therapeutics for neurological and psychiatric disorders.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Brad Margus
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Chief Financial Officer
Robert Middlebrook
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Chief Scientific Officer
Mark Carlton
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Chief Scientific Officer
Nathaniel Heintz
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Vice President
Roland Bürli
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Vice President
Lee Dawson
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Vice President
David Margolin
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VP - Bus. Development
Ted Hibben
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