Tech Company Financing Transactions

Kite Pharma Funding Round

Private investors joined a $50 million funding round for Kite Pharma. This venture round was announced on 4/28/2014.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
Kite expects to use proceeds of the financing to advance its programs developing novel cancer immunotherapy products. Kite's lead investigational therapy is an autologous eACT product that targets CD19 expression on B cell malignancies, including diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL). Additional programs will target a number of both hematological malignancies and solid tumors.

Company Information

Company Status
Mailing Address
2400 Bdwy.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Email Address
Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: KITE) is a privately held development stage biotechnology company engaged in the design and development of pioneering immune-based targeted therapies to treat different cancer indications.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Arie Belldegrun
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Chief Financial Officer
Cynthia Buttita
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Chief Scientific Officer
Margo Roberts
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VP - Bus. Development
Helen Kim
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VP - R & D
David Chang
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