RMI Partners is a venture company established in 2012, with a strategic focus on investments supporting the development of innovative biopharmaceutical products and medical technologies. In Eastern Europe and Russia, RMI Partners is one of the largest investors in life sciences. The company makes global investments in a variety of therapeutic areas.
RMI Partners brings together an international team of professionals with many years’ unique experience in the field of venture capital business, entrepreneurship, and life sciences industry. Our relationship with portfolio companies is based on the principles of mutually beneficial cooperation. We use all our experience and knowledge to support and develop our partners’ ideas, and we are proud to participate in the creation of revolutionary products promoting better health for large numbers of people.
RMI Partners is currently managing the venture fund RusnanoMedInvest (RMI, a subsidiary of JSC RUSNANO), which was created in 2012 to develop innovative projects in the field of medicine and pharmaceutics. RMI’s portfolio includes companies from Russia, USA, UK and Israel, specializing in the development and marketing of innovative pharmaceutical and medical technologies, many of which successfully completed an initial public offering (IPO) on NASDAQ, or were purchased by strategic buyers.
The Russian pharmaceutical company NovaMedica is a key company in RusNanoMedInvest’s portfolio. With NovaMedica, RMI promotes the transfer of know-how and intellectual property rights to its portfolio companies’ developments to Russia, in order to implement and promote them in the Russian market. NovaMedica’s strategy targets the research, registration and Russian localization of intellectual property rights for innovative products and technologies, the development and implementation of its own R&D projects, as well as the creation of a modern R&D center and high-tech pharmaceutical GMP production.
RMI Partners is a member of Invest Europe, the association which is representing Europe’s private equity, venture capital and infrastructure sectors.
17 May 2017
Celtaxsys announces full enrollment of its landmark EMPIRE-CF phase 2b clinical trial assessing the potential of novel anti-inflammatory investigational therapy, oral acebilustat, to preserve lung function in CF patients
Celtaxsys, Inc., a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company focused on advancing treatments for patients with rare pulmonary diseases, announced today the full enrollment of its phase 2b clinical trial testing its flagship anti-inflammatory drug candidate, once-daily oral acebilustat, in adult CF patients (NCT02443688). The study is investigating the potential of acebilustat to reduce lung inflammation and preserve lung function over the course of 48 weeks in CF patients at a high risk for rapid lung function decline.