Chiesi Launches Venture Capital Fund via Strategic Collaboration with A. M. Pappas & Associates

News | 09. 02. 2014

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Chiesi Launches Venture Capital Fund via Strategic Collaboration with A. M. Pappas & Associates

Strategic Collaboration to Focus on Rare Disease Early Stage Investment Opportunities

PARMA, Italy and RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, North Carolina, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The Chiesi Group announced today the launch of its venture capital fund, Chiesi Ventures, via a strategic collaboration with A. M. Pappas & Associates.

Chiesi Ventures will complement the strategic interest of the Chiesi Group in the area of rare diseases by investing in early stage opportunities and expanding the Chiesi network in the US among universities, venture capital investors, rare disease patient organizations and entrepreneurial companies developing treatments for rare diseases.