HealthCap: Sweden Venture Capital

About HealthCap:

Founded in 1996, HealthCap is a European family of venture capital funds that mainly invests in life sciences globally.

The venture capital has more than EUR 1 billion raised since it started and more than 100 companies backed and built.


HealthCap’s investment strategy supports entrepreneurs who have the potential to transform and change medical practice, focusing on diseases with high unmet medical needs.

Investment phase:

HealthCap is a multi-stage venture capital.

Operating area:

HealthCap is Stockholm-based venture capital, and it is one of the largest specialized, mainly operating in Europe.

Business investment categories:

HealthCap mainly invests in life sciences.


Here are some companies that HealthCap invested in:

  • Braincool: “developing products within therapeutic hypothermia”.
  • Carisma: “developing novel cell therapies by re-engineering macrophages”.
  • Cerenis Therapeutics: “focusing on the discovery, development, and commercialization of breakthrough HDL-related therapies for the treatment of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases”.

You can find the full portfolio of HealthCap, here.

Get in touch with HealthCap:

For investment proposals you can send an email to:

  • Marten Steen:
  • Carl Kilander:
  • Georg Beiske:

Or you can contact HealthCap, here.

1. HealthCap, accessed December 2020,
2. Crunchbase, accessed December 2020,

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