FI  Waypoint Capital

https://www.waypointcapital.net





     Office Locations:

55 Cambridge Parkway, Suite 401
Cambridge, MA 02142
Phone: 617-588-4900

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Middle Market


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction

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    Description:

    Chaired by Ernesto Bertarelli, Waypoint and the businesses created by it manage investments in healthcare, medical technologies and asset management, including real estate. Headquartered in Geneva, it has offices in London, Jersey, Boston and Luxembourg. Waypoint also manages investments directly, both majority holdings in established companies and also venture capital investments in innovative companies at an earlier stage of their growth. Waypoint has two principal areas of focus: Healthcare, building on the Bertarelli family's long involvement in biotechnology and life sciences. Asset Management, where Waypoint uses its expertise to develop interests in areas such as hedge funds, private equity, venture capital, real estate and fund of fund investments. Investment divisions within Waypoint include: Kedge Capital, Crosstree Real Estate, Roxbury, Gurnet Point Capital (see profile), and Forestay Capital. In 1998 Ernesto and his family established the Bertarelli Foundation to manage their charitable giving and philanthropic projects.



    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
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    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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    Ernesto Bertarelli Chairman
    Ron Cami General Counsel
    Stefan Meister COO

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      05/18/2018


      Simple Contacts


      NY


      $16,000,000


      


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Amazentis


      Fornova


      Macrolide Pharmaceuticals
        web link


      Nexthink


      Santhera Pharmaceuticals


      Simple Contacts
        web link


      SimpliVity
        web link


     

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