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Homburger advises Noema Pharma AG on its USD 112 m Series B financing round

On March 7, 2023, Noema Pharma AG announced that it has successfully closed an oversubscribed Series B financing round, raising CHF 103 m (approx. USD 112 m) from new and existing investors. The round was co-led by the European healthcare focused investment firms Forbion and Jeito Capital. UPMC Enterprises and an additional new investor joined existing investors Sofinnova Partners, Polaris Partners, Gilde Healthcare and Invus to complete the round.

Noema Pharma is a clinical-stage biotech company targeting debilitating central nervous system (CNS) disorders characterized by imbalanced neuronal networks. The proceeds of the Series B financing will be used to advance Noema Pharma’s clinical-stage assets.

Homburger AG advises Noema Pharma AG as transaction counsel in this Series B financing round. The Homburger team comprised Andreas Müller, Margrit Marti, Timo Hasler, Thierry Burckhardt, Pepe Hünerwadel and Carolina Rodriguez (all Corporate / M&A; Healthcare / Life Sciences), Luca Dal Molin (IP / IT; Healthcare / Life Sciences) as well as Stefan Oesterhelt and Laetitia Fracheboud (Tax).