Just Closed: Gilde Healthcare raises €250m

Gilde Healthcare Partners, a Netherlands-based specialist investment firm, today announced the final close of its latest fund, Gilde Healthcare IV, at its hard cap of €250 million. It was backed by a mix of international investors such as Royal Philips, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Danish Growth Fund and The European Investment Fund.

The fund will invest in growth and later stage healthcare-related companies in the US and Europe. Its predecessor Gilde Healthcare III hit the final close on target at €145 million in November 2013.