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Longwood Fund

Longwood Fund

  • Boston, Massachusetts, United States

  • Boston, Massachusetts, Greater Boston Area, East Coast, New England

Stage

  • Early Stage, Late Stage, Private Equity, Seed

Type

  • Venture Capital

Description

Longwood creates and invests in science-based companies that develop novel solutions for important medical problems

Mission

Longwood Fund pioneers healthcare companies by creating and investing in transformative treatments, leveraging extensive experience in company creation and partnering with top innovators to achieve significant patient impact and investor value.

Beauty Investments #

  • 1

Primary Sector

  • Tech, Healthcare

Beauty Exits #

  • 1

Last Beauty Invest

  • Sep, 2014-Colorescience-$83.5M

BEAUTY PORTFOLIO

How to Apply?

info@longwoodfund.com

Criteria

Stage of Investment:
“We invest primarily in early-stage companies, focusing on those that are developing novel therapies and medical technologies.”

Geographic Focus:
“While we consider opportunities globally, we prioritize regions with strong healthcare innovation ecosystems and access to leading academic and research institutions”that are developing novel therapies and medical technologies.”

Sector Focus:
“Our focus lies within the healthcare sector, particularly biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, where we seek to support companies addressing significant unmet medical needs.”

Traction and Innovation:
“We look for startups demonstrating traction through clinical trials, partnerships, or market validation, alongside innovative approaches that differentiate them within the healthcare landscape.”

Founder Qualities:
“We value founders with deep domain expertise in healthcare, strong leadership qualities, and a clear vision for advancing medical science and improving patient outcomes.”

Market Potential:
“We assess market opportunities based on patient population size, competitive dynamics, regulatory landscape, and potential for commercialization and scalability.”

Resources Breakdown Funding Terms
  • TBD

Education
  • Yes
Accelerator
  • Type-No
  • Duration-No
Network
  • 56
1:1
  • Yes

IMPERATIVE: CULTURE & VALUES

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BEAUTY FUNDER FIT SCORE

Resources

Education

Accelerator

Network

1:1

2.8/10

*This score calculates the likelihood of any beauty brand getting funded by the investor. The score gives weights to number of beauty investments, recency of beauty investment, number of beauty exits, inclusivity inclination, resources offered, etc.

Inclusivity Investments %
  • 50%
Beauty Investments #
  • 1

Beauty Exits #
  • 1

Last Beauty Invest
  • Sep, 2014-Colorescience-$83.5M

LEAD DETAILS

Lead Contact

Rob Hadfield

Title

General Counsel and Operating Partner

LinkedIn

Twitter Handle

Longwood Fund

Contact

info@longwoodfund.com

1(617)351-2590

JUMP CONCLUSION

Longwood Fund focuses on early to mid-stage life sciences firms in Massachusetts, particularly Cambridge, Boston, and Waltham, emphasizing biotechnology, healthcare, therapeutics, and oncology. They engage in collaborative funding rounds, supporting innovative medical solutions aligned with their mission to address major medical challenges through science-based approaches.

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