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European Lifestars Awards
6.30pm - Midnight | 18 November 2024
City Central @ Honourable Artillery CompanyLondon, UK

European Lifestars Awards Winners

We're excited to announce the winners for the 2023 European Lifestars Awards Winners!

View the full list below.

Seed Raise of the Year

Winner: ARTBIO

2nd: Anavo Therapeutics
3rd: Nuage Therapeutics

Series A Raise of the Year

Winner: Complement Therapeutics

2nd: Tagworks Pharma
3rd: ADCendo

Series B Raise of the Year

Winner: Hemab

2nd: Greywolf Therapeutics
3rd: Noema Pharma

Late Venture Round / Series C+ Raise of the Year

Winner: Apollo Therapeutics

2nd: Amolyt Pharma
3rd: Alentis Pharma and Minervax

IPO / Listing of the Year

Winner: NewAmsterdam Pharma

2nd: Oculis Pharma
3rd: Zura Bio

Post-IPO Raise of the Year

Winner: Bicycle Therapeutics

2nd: Pharvaris
3rd: Mithra Pharmaceuticals

VC Firm of the Year

Winner: Forbion

2nd: Sofinnova Partners
3rd: BioGeneration Ventures

Deal of the Year (<€500m)

Winner: Ariceum Therapeutics and UCB

2nd: Medetia and Ipsen
3rd: ProQR and Lilly

Deal of the Year (>€500m)

Winner: Quell Therapeutics and AstraZeneca

2nd: Confo Therapeutics and Lilly
3rd: Nanobotix and Janssen

M&A of the Year

Joint Winners: GSK and Bellus Health
Novartis and Chinook Therapeutics

2nd: Ipsen and Albireo Pharma
3rd: Novo Nordisk and Inversago Pharma

Pharma BD Team of the Year

Winner: Novo Nordisk

2nd: GSK AND Merck KgaA
3rd: UCB

Biotech of the Year

Winner: Amolyt Pharma

2nd: NewAmsterdam Pharma
3rd: Synaffix

Medtech of the Year

Winner: Corwave

2nd: Mainz Biomed
3rd: Sequana Medical

Healthtech of the Year

Winner: Seqera Labs

2nd: Gleamer
3rd: Brainomix

Women-Led Business of the Year

Winner: Renee Aguiar-Lucander, CEO, Calliditas Therapeutics

2nd: Theo Harold, CEO, Crescendo Biologics
3rd: Anne Kristin Heninger, CEO, Seamless Tx

Private CEO of the Year

Winner: Cedric Ververken, CEO, Confo Therapeutics

2nd: Robert Johnson, former CEO of Adrestia Pharma
3rd: Dominik Schumacher, CEO, Tubulis

Public CEO of the Year

Winner: Gunilla Osswald, CEO, BioArctic

2nd: Michael Davidson, CEO, NewAmsterdam Pharma
3rd: Harren Jhoti, CEO, Astex Pharmaceuticals