Tech Company Financing Transactions

Kala Pharmaceuticals Funding Round

Longitude Capital Management, CVF and Lux Capital joined a $68 million Series C funding round for Kala Pharmaceuticals. The round was announced on 4/14/2016.

Transaction Overview

Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series C

Longitude Capital Management (Lead Investor) (Gregory Grunberg)


Lux Capital (Robert Paull)

OrbiMed (Jonathan Silverstein)

Polaris Partners (Kevin Bitterman)

RA Capital (Rajeev Shah)

Vivo Capital (Chen Yu)

Proceeds Purpose
The proceeds of the financing will be used to advance the confirmatory Phase 3 trial for KPI - 121 for the treatment of inflammation and pain following cataract surgery, two parallel P hase 3 studies for KPI - 121 in dry eye disease, and for general corporate purposes.

Company Information

Company Status
Mailing Address
490 Arsenal Way 120
Watertown, MA 02472
Email Address
Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: KALA) is a biotechnology company founded upon a proprietary drug delivery technology. By utilizing this unique technology, Kala aims to address unmet therapeutic needs of various diseases and conditions in a fundamentally novel way.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
Mark Iwicki
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Chief Medical Officer
Kim Brazzell
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Chief Operating Officer
Todd Bazemore
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Chief Scientific Officer
Hongming Chen
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VP - Finance
Mary Reumuth
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VP - General Counsel
Eric Trachtenberg
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VP - Manufacturing
Vincent Kosewski
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