A  Centrosome Ventures




     Office Locations:

3344 Peachtree Road, NE Suite 4702
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: 404-727-6602

 

Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Life Sciences & Healthcare

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    Description:

    Centrosome is a venture fund established by Dr. Dennis Liotta, an Emory faculty member for 30 years. In 1996, Dr. Liotta was an important early contributor to Triangle Pharmaceuticals in North Carolina, which went public one year after its founding in 1995, and was purchased in 2001 by Gilead Sciences for $482 million. Dr. Liotta was also a co-founder of Pharmasset, Inc., a pharmaceutical company. Centrosome has often co-invested with Georgia Venture Partners.



    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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    Dennis C. Liotta

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Curry Pharmaceuticals
        web link


      Metastatix
        web link


      NeurOp
        web link


     

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