Alta Life Sciences is a leading multistage venture capital investment firm. Alta LS is investing in companies at all stages of development: from seed financing through commercial growth. Alta LS identifies breakthrough scientific discoveries that solve unmet medical needs in all areas of life sciences, including biotechnology, medical devices, diagnostics, genomics and digital health, and invests seeking both the highest societal impact and the greatest potential returns.
Alta LS is a bridge fund, headquartered in Barcelona, connecting both sides of the Atlantic, joining the Spanish life sciences ecosystem with the Venture Capital expertise of Silicon Valley.
The unique management team, led by Guy P. Nohra, includes six experienced professionals from the U.S. and Spain with complementary backgrounds and skills.
Mr. Nohra is co-founder of Alta Partners, a leading pioneer venture capital firm in life sciences, funding over 150 companies since 1996. He was named to the 2007 Forbes Midas List of dealmakers in Venture Capital.
Altamar Private Equity, SGIIC, SAU is the Fund’s Management Company.