For more than a decade, Sofinnova Partners has been investing in companies that apply biotechnology to develop sustainable solutions in agriculture, food, chemicals and materials.
We're an environmental impact strategy, with a focus on early-stage investments, helping entrepreneurs build teams and knowledge networks. We find the right financial and industrial partners so that companies we invest in have multiple options.
|2012||Sofinnova Green Seed Fund||€22.5 million|
|2017||Sofinnova IB I||€125 million|
|2021||Sofinnova IB II||€175 million|
Fund: Sofinnova Green Seed Fund
AMT: €22.5 million
Fund: Sofinnova IB I
AMT: €125 million
Fund: Sofinnova IB II
AMT: €175 million
"We could easily live without an Uber. It's not going to change our lives if we just have to flag a taxi. But tomorrow if we run out of food, that's a big problem. If we destroy the environment, that's a big problem."
“Founders need to have force, to be able to move mountains and stay resilient when things are not easy. Creativity and charisma are important, of course, but resilience is a very key feature.”
"If you want to find a deeptech investor, able to make some impact and help you make progress in industrial biotech — Sofinnova is it."
“You need to hire people who are better than you are.”
Crossover & Industrial Biotech
Synthace appoints Dr. Donald Deieso as new Board Chair
Micropep, ag-biotech innovator, raises €8.75 million from global syndicate to bring ground-breaking and cost-effective alternatives to conventional crop protection products to market
Biosyntia closes a €11.5 million round to launch world’s first bio-based vitamin B7
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill partners with Prometheus Materials to design zero-carbon building material
Prometheus Materials raises $8 million to decarbonize the building materials industry, in Series A funding round led by Sofinnova Partners