I  Launchpad Digital Health


     Office Locations:

5858 Horton Street, Suite 193
Emeryville, CA 94608



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Medical Device



    Launchpad Digital Health is a next generation seed fund and accelerator for digital health. The incubator funds startups and businesses that are already off the ground and ready for acceleration. The firm's criteria is to fund companies for 12 months based on an investment of $200,000 - $500,000, offering co-location in San Francisco for 12 months.The firm provides significant capital to digital health companies. Investments from LDH are up to $1M in the seed round and $2-3M in the A&B rounds. Launchpad focuses on areas that improve care, lower cost and increase patient convenience, including: Healthy living, wellness, patient compliance; Remote diagnostics and monitoring; Electronic health and wellness records; Data analytical tools and big data; and Independent living support. Additionally, Launchpad Digital Health - Ground Zero (LDH-GZ) is a one-month or a six-month digital health program for entrepreneurs desiring to pressure-test and expand their business. LDH-GZ is designed to immerse entrepreneurs in our digital health hub, testing and calibrating their business plans, operations, scaling, partnerships and more.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Fred Toney Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
    Jens Geitmann Venture Partner
    Kara Stone Associate
    Kristina Hentschel Chief Financial Officer
    Mark Schwartz Venture Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Elemeno Health
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      Harmonize Health
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      Limelight Health
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