Vast experience: check. Deep expertise: check. Easy accessibility: check. After decades of investing from offices in the most important centers of biotechnology worldwide, Abingworth offers entrepreneurs an unmatched combination of all three of these key attributes.



With offices in the world's key biotech centres, we support entrepreneurs in both the US and Europe.

We benefit from our transatlantic approach through a broader understanding of competitive geographies, expertise in many different capital markets, access to a larger pool of management talent and wider scientific networks.

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2008Abingworth Bioventures V Growth Equity
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2003Abingworth Bioventures IV
2002Abingworth Bioventures IIa
2001Abingworth Bioventures III
1997Abingworth Bioventures II
1992Abingworth Bioventures
1987Biotechnology Venture Fund
ABVII, III and IV are in liquidation.
BVF, ABV and ABVIIa are already liquidated.


Abingworth has raised 14 funds dedicated to investing in life sciences and healthcare. Our most recent, Abingworth Bioventures 8 and Abingworth Clinical Co-Development Fund 2, raised $466 million and $583 million respectively and are actively investing.

Venture Funds

Our venture funds invest across our broad strategic areas of venture capital, clinical co-development, VIPEs and public markets. They focus primarily on private companies but invest a percentage of their value in public companies.

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