MVM announces partial sale of its holding in Ambio

MVM Partners LLP has partially divested its stake in Ambio Holdings, Inc. (“Ambio”) a global leader in peptide manufacturing and development to The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”) (NASDAQ: CG). Equity for the transaction comes from Carlyle Asia Partners V, its flagship $6.55 billion Asia fund that makes buyout and strategic investments across a wide range of sectors in Asia Pacific. MVM remains a significant shareholder of Ambio and maintains representation on the company’s Board of Directors.

Dr. Eric Bednarski, Partner of MVM, said, “MVM was the first institutional investor in Ambio. Since our investment in November 2014, Ambio has increased revenue more than 350% and built a highly profitable business. We are pleased to add Carlyle as an institutional partner and will continue working with management to drive future success of the company.”

Ambio is a primary supplier of complex peptide active pharmaceutical ingredients to the global pharmaceutical industry and its customers include many of the largest branded, generic and biotechnology companies. Ambio also has a rich and growing pipeline of proprietary drug development programs for generic versions of the world’s best-selling peptide drugs. The company is headquartered in North Augusta, South Carolina, and has manufacturing operations in Shanghai, China.

Ambio Holdings, Inc.

Ambio Holdings, Inc.
Peptide pharmaceuticals

Downloads

DownloadPress Release

Latest News

MVM Partners LLP Closes Fund V

MVM Partners announces the closing of a $325 million healthcare fund, MVM V.

HLS Therapeutics announces Health Canada approval for Vascepa® to reduce the risk of cardiovascular events

HLS Therapeutics announces that Health Canada has approved the use of Vascepa® to reduce the risk of cardiovascular events in statin-treated patients with elevated triglycerides, who are at high risk of cardiovascular events due to established cardiovascular disease, or diabetes, and at least one other cardiovascular risk factor.

Biotheranostics launches Not Another Minute campaign for its Breast Cancer Index® test

Biotheranostics announces the launch of its Not Another minute campaign, revealing how Breast Cancer Index is changing the game for early-stage, hormone receptor-positive breast cancer patients.

Vertos MOTION study enrollment complete

Vertos Medical completes enrollment in MOTION study of mild® procedure, a minimally invasive treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis

HLS Therapeutics announces Health Canada grants medical device license for CSAN PRONTO

HLS Therapeutics Inc. announces that Health Canada has granted a medical device license for the Athelas One WBC System, marketed as CSAN PRONTO, for use as a point-of-care device indicated for quantitative determination of white blood cells and neutrophil percentages in capillary or venous whole blood.

Valneva completes recruitment for phase 2 studies of its Lyme Disease vaccine candidate VLA15

Valneva has announced that it has completed patient recruitment of the Phase 2 studies for its Lyme disease vaccine candidate, VLA15.