RA Capital

US Investment Firm of the Year

The Award

This award recognises a US investment firm that has outperformed peers, created value and demonstrated truly outstanding investment decision making.

Judges paid particular attention to:

  • Evidence of innovative company creation and deal-making strategies
  • Volume of investments made in the qualifying timeline
  • Number of lead investments made
  • Number / quality of successful exits
  • Number / value of new funds raised

Company Description  RA

Capital Management® (“RA Capital”) is a multi-stage investment manager dedicated to evidence-based investing in public and private healthcare and life science companies that are developing drugs, medical devices, and diagnostics. The flexibility of its strategy allows RA Capital® to provide seed funding to startups and to lead private, IPO, and follow-on financings for its portfolio companies, both facilitating the crossover process and allowing management teams  to drive value creation with fewer capital concerns from inception through commercialization.