Perseus (Bethesda) Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 101

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 78


Perseus (Bethesda) General Information

Company Description

Perseus was a merchant bank and private equity firm headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland. The firm preferred to invest in the technology, biotechnology and medical devices, healthcare, branded consumer products, business services, energy, environment and engineering sectors. Centre Lane Partners participated in the restructuring of the remaining Perseus funds.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Merchant Banking Firm
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • 4350 East-West Highway
  • Suite 202
  • Bethesda, MD 20814
  • United States

Perseus (Bethesda) Investments (101)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Tribal Sportswear 02-Dec-2013 0000000000 Clothing Generating Revenue
Ambit Biosciences 15-May-2013 000 0000 Pharmaceuticals Clinical Trials - Phase 3
Cymbet 12-Apr-2013 00000 00000 0000 General Purpose Semiconductors Generating Revenue
InfoMedics 03-Dec-2012 0000000000 Other Healthcare Services Profitable 000000 00000
BlueWillow Biologics 28-Nov-2012 Later Stage VC 0000 Drug Discovery Clinical Trials - Phase 1 000000 00000
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Perseus (Bethesda) Exits (78)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Raptive 24-May-2018 0000000000 00000
Lumexis 22-Jun-2016 000 00 00000000
Perseus Distribution 01-Apr-2016 000000000000000000
Cymbet 01-May-2015 000000000 00000000
Puraglobe 01-May-2015 Secondary Transaction - Private
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Perseus (Bethesda) Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Perseus (Bethesda) Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Perseus (Bethesda) FAQs

  • What is Perseus (Bethesda)?

    Perseus was a merchant bank and private equity firm headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland.

  • When was Perseus (Bethesda) founded?

    Perseus (Bethesda) was founded in 1995.

  • Where is Perseus (Bethesda) headquartered?

    Perseus (Bethesda) is headquartered in Bethesda, MD.

  • How many investments has Perseus (Bethesda) made?

    Perseus (Bethesda) has made 101 investments.

  • What has Perseus (Bethesda) invested in?

    Perseus (Bethesda) has made numerous investments in companies like Tribal Sportswear, Ambit Biosciences, and Cymbet within the Clothing, Pharmaceuticals, and General Purpose Semiconductors industries.

  • What has Perseus (Bethesda) invested in recently?

    Perseus (Bethesda)'s latest investment was on 02-Dec-2013 in Tribal Sportswear, a company within the Clothing industry.

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