BGPartner advises series C financing

01. June 2021

BGPartner advises lead investors HBM Healthcare Investments Ltd. and Novo Holdings A/S on CHF 100 mio financing round of Numab Therapeutics Ltd.

HBM Healthcare Investments Ltd and Novo Holdings A/S as co-lead-investors, together with other investors including Forbion and Black Rock, successfully closed an investment in Numab Therapeutics Ltd’s series C financing round, raising a total amount of CHF 100 million.

Numab Therapeutics Ltd is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing next-generation multi-specific antibody-based immunotherapies for cancer and inflammation. The proceeds will support acceleration and expansion of the clinical development of Numab’s lead program NM21-1480 into multiple cancer indications, and the advancement of the company’s pipeline of multi-specific antibodies in oncology and inflammation, into clinical trials.

BGPartner assisted HBM Healthcare Investments Ltd and Novo Holdings A/S in the negotiations and advised them on all Swiss legal matters with regard to the series c financing round. The team was led by Oliver Gnehm (Partner) and further consisted of Olivier Bula (Partner), Victoria Marty (Associate), Thomas Gysin (Associate) and Fabiola Anthamatten (Associate).

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