Tech Company Financing Transactions

Zymeworks Funding Round

On 1/8/2016, Zymeworks raised $61.5 million in Series A financing from BDC Venture Capital, Lumira Capital and Brace Pharma.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A
Proceeds Purpose
Proceeds of the financing will support clinical development of Zymeworks' lead therapeutic candidates, ZW25 and ZW33, which the Company plans to move into clinical development later this year.

Company Information

Company Status
Mailing Address
1385 West 8th Ave. 540
Vancouver BC, V6H 3V9
Email Address
Zymeworks (NYSE: ZYME) is committed to the development of best in class antibody and protein therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. Zymeworks combines proprietary molecular simulation technology with high performance computing to design and optimize protein therapeutics.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Ali Tehrani
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Chief Financial Officer
Neil Klompas
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Chief Technical Officer
Surjit Dixit
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VP - General Counsel
Jennifer Kaufman-Shaw
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VP - Human Resources
Wajida Leclerc
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