Frédéric Lemaitre Auger
Managing Partner, adMare BioInnovations
Frédéric brings extensive health sciences venture capital expertise to adMare BioInnovations through his prior involvement with Accel-Rx, MSBiV, Desjardins Venture Capital and CDP Capital –Technology Venture (Sofinov) where he was involved in both biopharmaceutical and medical device deals. At Sofinov, he was involved in investments such as NuVasive, Inhibitex, IntraLuminal Therapeutics, Acurian, and TransMedics. While at Desjardins, he showed significant leadership in the creation and management of a profitable early-stage health sciences investment portfolio that included, amongst others, BioAxone Therapeutics, Enobia Pharma, and Tranzyme. At MSBiV, he was involved inproject-based investments, as well as developing licensing and spin-off opportunities. In recent years, Frédéric led investment activities at Accel-Rx where he built a solid portfolio of early-stage health sciences companies, that notably includes Inversago Pharma, KisoJi Biotechnology and SoundBite Medical Solutions.
Frédéric holds an MBA in Finance and International Management from HEC Montréal, a M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Polymer Physical Chemistry, both from Université de Montréal.