Debiopharm Innovation Fund S.A.

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We are the strategic investment fund of the Group

Investment focus is Smart Data & Digital Health in oncology and infectious disease, with an impact on drug development and the patient journey

Company stage
Late pilot or early commercial
Investment round
Series A and B
Our initial investment
$1M - 10M
Startup funding
Latest news
June 13, 2019

Biobanking-Lübeck joins BCRQUEST, BC Platforms’ Network of Biobanks

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April 16, 2019

Qatar Biobank partners with BC Platforms

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At a glance

Our mission

Debiopharm Innovation Fund’s objective is to make strategic investments in innovative companies with technologies and business models that change the way we develop drugs and treat patients.

We bring value to our portfolio companies through our knowledge in medicine, pharmaceutical development, regulatory/reimbursement aspects, management and expertise in bringing products to market. We drive our portfolio investments to successful exits.

Our objectives

  • 2-3 new investments per year
  • Active involvement to help portfolio companies develop
  • Long term value creation

Our investment criteria

  • Strong management team
  • Ambitious vision
  • Innovative technology
  • Robust execution plan


  • Over 100 million invested since 2008
  • Cumulative equity raised by all companies: USD 500 million
  • We led 12 out of the 15 last investment rounds
  • Portfolio company achievements: 18 FDA clearances or CE marks, 2 IPOs

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