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Vtesse Funding Round

On 1/8/2015, Vtesse announced $25 million in Series A funding from New Enterprise Associates, Alexandria Venture Investments and Bay City Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

New Enterprise Associates (Lead Investor) (David Mott)

Alexandria Venture Investments

Bay City Capital

Lundbeckfond Ventures

Pfizer Venture Investments

Proceeds Purpose
The company intends to use the funds to conduct a clinical program for VTS-270 (a formulation of (2-hydroxypropyl)-beta-cyclodextrin) for NPC, and to discover and pre-clinically evaluate additional novel drugs for NPC and other LSDs.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
910 Clopper Road 220S
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Email Address
The company has also established a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), each a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Ben Machielse
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VP - Bus. Development
Ravi Rao
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VP - Operations
Allan Darling
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VP - Regulatory Affairs
Kevin Johnson
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