Tech Company Financing Transactions

Avidity Biosciences Funding Round

Avidity Biosciences secured a $100 million Series C funding round on 11/14/2019. Investors included RTW Investments, Alethea Capital and Alexandria Venture Investments.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
11/14/2019
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$100,000,000
Round
Series C
Investors

RTW Investments (Lead Investor) (Roderick Wong)

Alethea Capital

Alexandria Venture Investments

Boxer Capital

Brace Pharma (Todd Brady)

Cormorant Asset Management

CureDuchenne Ventures (Debra Miller)

EcoR1 Capital Management

Logos Capital

Partner Fund Management

Perceptive Advisors

Takeda Ventures (Michael Martin)

Proceeds Purpose
These funds will enable Avidity to advance our growing proprietary portfolio of multiple programs, including our AOC treatment of myotonic dystrophy type I, to treat serious muscle disorders.

Company Information

Company Status
Publicly-held
Industry
Biopharmaceutical
Mailing Address
10975 North Torrey Pines Rd. 150
La Jolla, CA 92037
USA
Email Address
Overview
Avidity Biosciences LLC offers research, development, and manufacturing of drug candidates which include antibody-siRNA complexes.
Profile
Avidity Biosciences LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Avidity Biosciences Company Twitter Account
Company News
Avidity Biosciences News
Facebook
Avidity Biosciences on Facebook
YouTube
Avidity Biosciences on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chairman
Troy Wilson
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Chief Executive Officer
Sarah Boyce
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Chief Scientific Officer
Arthur Levin
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Vice President
Andrew Geall
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Vice President
John Wallen
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VP - Bus. Development
Kent Hawryluk
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VP - Finance
Vanessa Jacoby
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