Mobius Life Sciences provides seed investment to emerging companies operating in the health care and life sciences sector and looks to fund companies with exciting new technologies that satisfy needs of large and growing markets.
Steps to Investment
Our investment process will always include rigorous commercial, financial, management and legal due diligence. This will involve several meetings with the investment panel. We would expect to complete the whole process in three to four months.
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What we look for
Stage and type of company:
- Start-up/ early growth- Mobius would normally be the first investor although it would co-invest
- Biotechnology, medical technology, pharmaceutical services, diagnostics, healthcare.
- Base in the East Midlands
Form of Investment:
- Form of equity investment is flexible and, depending on the individual circumstances, could be made in the form of:
- Convertible, redeemable shares
- Convertible loan
- Ordinary shares
- Nottingham City Council unsecured loan of up to two times Mobius investment, maximum £50,000.
- Equity investment and loan do not necessarily need to be drawn at the same time
- Mobius would usually place a director on the board of the company
Below are some of the key areas of focus for Mobius, although we are always interested in any interesting life science business
- Drug development
- Drug delivery systems
- Drug discovery enabling technologies
- New screening technologies and Bio/Chemical tools.
- Genomics, Proteomics and Glycomics
- Tissue engineering and tissue regeneration
Medical Technology & Medical Devices
- Medical and Surgical Instrumentation
- Implantable devices
- Disposable component based devices
- Other technologies that offer significant clinical benefits and major value enhancement over existing medical technologies
Other Life Science Technologies
- Food technology
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