Lauxera Capital Partners is an independent, international asset management firm focused on healthcare growth companies. We invest in scientifically de-risked healthcare businesses poised to become durable, market-leading category champions. We partner with motivated, world-class managers, investing capital and our expertise to improve the efficiency of the healthcare system and increase the quality and quantity of life.
Read more at www.lauxera.com
MK Ventures ApS (MKV) is a family owned holding company established in 1986 by Morten Eldrup-Jørgensen and Klaus Eldrup-Jørgensen.
MKV is the majority shareholder in TrackMan A/S, a Danish sports data technology company, engaged in the development, manufacturing, marketing and selling of tracking technology based on doppler radar and/or optical tracking technology, and related products and activities for multiple purposes within the world of sports, including in particular the golf and baseball industries.
As part of its general investment strategy, MKV engages in direct or indirect investments in unlisted companies with a focus on businesses that develop and provide generally beneficial products and services. This includes investments in the following companies and entities:
• Portchain ApS, a company specializing in AI planning to solve the hardest planning problems in the shipping industry by maximizing utilization and capacity for terminals and carriers and reduce worldwide fuel consumption in the industry;
• Wear & Care ApS, a company engaged in the creation and implementation of technological solutions in the field of continence care to create more dignity for residents, greater job satisfaction for the staff, and saving of personal and environmental resources at elderly care facilities;
• Maj Invest Financial Inclusion Fund II and Maj Invest Financial Inclusion Fund III, two investment funds, investing in excellent financial institutions providing sustainable financial services to client groups below the middle class in developing countries.
MKV’s investment in Reapplix A/S and its revolutionary wound care technology is a natural addition to this group of unlisted investments.
North-East Healthcare Investment is a Swiss-based company serving as the investment vehicle of North-East Family Office for direct investments in healthcare-related companies.
The investment mandate includes a broad interpretation of healthcare with a focus on med-tech and diagnostic opportunities with proven regulatory paths, which are profitable or close to being profitable.
The mandate covers all stages of investment from start-ups over spin-offs to mature companies. The company facilitates investments either together with experienced executives and entrepreneurs or with other dedicated investors.
Novo Seeds is the early-stage investment arm of Novo Holdings. Novo Holdings is a Danish private limited liability company wholly owned by the Novo Nordisk Foundation. It is the holding company of the Novo Group, comprising Novo Nordisk A/S, Novozymes A/S and NNIT A/S, and is responsible for managing the Foundation’s assets.
In addition to being the major shareholder in the Novo Group companies, Novo Holdings provides seed and venture capital to development-stage companies, takes significant ownership positions in well-established companies within life science and manages a broad portfolio of financial assets. It is the vision of Novo Holdings to be recognized as a world-leading life science investor with a focus on creating long-term value.
Read more at www.novoholdings.dk
SEED Capital is Denmark’s largest early stage venture capital fund with €260 million under management. SEED Capital specializes in identifying, financing and developing competent and innovative technology companies capable of becoming global winners in their field. SEED Capital invests in 15-20 new companies annually who are primarily based in Denmark but also from Sweden, and will co-invest in the most successful companies all the way to exit. Besides investments, SEED Capital assists portfolio companies with value-generating activities such as management support, business development, organizational and strategic planning, marketing, and ad hoc operational, financial, and legal assistance as well as securing additional funding from renowned international venture capital investors.
Read more at www.seedcapital.dk
Vækstfonden is a government fund that helps create more new growth companies by making capital and expertise available. In cooperation with private investors, the fund has since 1992 co-financed growth of more than 5,000 Danish companies for a total commitment of more than 12 billion DKK.
Read more at www.vf.dk