Life Sciences Fund

The Greater Manchester & Cheshire Life Sciences Fund is a seed and early stage venture capital fund targeting life sciences businesses located in the Greater Manchester and Cheshire & Warrington region. The Fund is managed by Catapult Venture Managers and is based at Alderley Park, which is the largest life sciences campus of its kind in the UK with more than 500,000 sq. ft. of top-end laboratory and related space and facilities. The Fund will consider application forms from any Life Sciences business provided they are an SME and work across the following areas:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biotechnology
  • Diagnostics
  • Life Science contract research organisations (CRO)
  • Healthcare technologies
  • Medical devices

Businesses applying to the Fund must have operations or be committed to establishing operations in the Greater Manchester or Cheshire & Warrington region.


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