Galecto Overview

  • Founded
  • 2011
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 28
  • Stock Symbol
  • GLTO
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 1
  • Share Price
  • $3.91
  • (As of Monday Closing)

Galecto General Information


Galecto Inc is a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing therapeutics designed to target the biological processes that lie at the heart of fibrosis and impact a broad range of fibrotic and related diseases, including cancer. Its initial focus is on the development of small-molecule inhibitors of galectin-3 and lysyl oxidase-like 2, or LOXL2. Its product candidate GB0139 is for the treatment of severe fibrotic lung diseases such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, or IPF, a life-threatening progressive fibrotic disease of the lung. Its product GB1211, a selective oral galectin-3 inhibitor for the treatment of fibrosis related to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH, and GB2064, a selective oral inhibitor of LOXL2 that it initially plans to develop for the treatment of myelofibrosis.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Drug Discovery
Other Industries
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • Ole Maaloes Vej 3
  • 2200 Copenhagen North
  • Denmark
+45 70 00 00 00

Galecto Timeline

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Galecto Stock Performance

(As of Monday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$3.91 $4.03 $3.80 - $17.99 $102M 25.3M 356K -$2.30

Galecto Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Jun-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018
EV 18,450 412,606
Revenue 0 0 0 0
EBITDA (43,668) (34,649) (36,396) (12,899)
Net Income (48,875) (34,837) (36,507) (15,869)
Total Assets 146,822 171,596 56,609 35,104
Total Debt 1,088 915 298 0
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Galecto Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Galecto Comparisons

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Galecto Competitors (53)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Pliant Therapeutics Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 00000 000000000 00000
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00000 000000000000 Formerly VC-backed South San Francisco, CA 00 00000 000000 - 000 00000
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Galecto Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Hans Schambye Ph.D Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Anders Pedersen Chief Operating Officer, Operations
Dorrit Andersen Director, Regulatory
Hakon Leffler Ph.D Co-Founder
Tariq Sethi Ph.D Co-Founder
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Galecto Board Members (19)

Name Representing Role Since
Amit Munshi Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
Anne Prener MD Self Board Member 000 0000
Carl Goldfischer MD PharmAkea Therapeutics Board Member 000 0000
Chandra Leo MD HBM Healthcare Investments Board Member 000 0000
Chau Khuong OrbiMed Board Member 000 0000
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Galecto Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Galecto Investors

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Galecto Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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