Aravis Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Growth/​Expansion

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 4


  • Investments
  • 49

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 37


Aravis General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2001, Aravis is a growth and expansion firm based in Zurich, Switzerland. The firm prefers to invest in companies operating in biotech, oncology, autoimmune diseases, personalized treatments, digital healthcare, blockchain, machine learning, artificial intelligence, internet of things, virtual and augmented reality, face recognition, gaming, advanced sensors, composite materials, agricultural disruption, special situations, and smart distribution systems sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance (SWPE)
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • Merkurstrasse 70
  • 8032 Zurich
  • Switzerland
+41 043 000 00 00

Aravis Investments (49)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Bird Rock Bio 01-Oct-2016 00000 00000 000 Drug Discovery Clinical Trials - Phase 2 00000 00000 00.0
Bird Rock Bio 03-Apr-2015 00000 00000 0000 Drug Discovery Clinical Trials - Phase 2 00000 00000 00.0
Urogen Pharma 06-Jun-2014 00000 00000 0000 Drug Delivery Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
Synaffix 19-Feb-2014 00000 00000 Discovery Tools (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 00000 00000 00.0
Bellerophon Therapeutics 01-Feb-2014 Spin-Off 0000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue
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Aravis Exits (37)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Bird Rock Bio 18-Aug-2023 000000000000000000 000.00
Synaffix 31-May-2023 000000000000000000 00000
Light Chain Bioscience 01-Jun-2021 000000000 00000000
Marinomed Biotech 01-Feb-2019 000 000.00
Symetis 16-May-2017 Merger/Acquisition 00000
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Aravis Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Aravis Management, Team & Partners (32)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Claudia Zimmermann Managing Partner & Venture Partner Zurich, Switzerland
Jean-Philippe Tripet Founder & Chairman 00 0 0 Zurich, Switzerland
Léna Tripet Analyst & Assistant to CFO Zurich, Switzerland
Simon Nebel Ph.D Managing Partner & Venture Partner 0 0 0 Zurich, Switzerland
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