Life Sciences Group

Bridge Bank's Life Sciences Group (LSG) is committed to providing clients with experienced lenders along with sophisticated products and services necessary to weather these uncertainties and ultimately succeed. LSG provides term and revolving credit facilities to life sciences companies for a variety of purposes, including growth capital, working capital, refinancing, restructuring, recapitalization, as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Our team serves high growth companies within the following sectors:

Biotechnology
  • Therapeutics
  • Vaccines
  • Enabling technology
  • Drug discovery
 Medical Devices
  • Diagnostic
  • Surgical devices
  • Implantable devices
  • Non-invasive devices
 Pharma
  • Specialty pharma
  • Generics
  • Over-the-counter (OTC)
  • Pharma services

 Diagnostics/Tools

  • Companion diagnostics
  • Point-of-care diagnostics
  • Genomics
  • Personalized medicine
 

LSG offers the following products and services*:

Tailored credit solutions, including:
  • Term debt
  • Revolving lines of credit
  • Equipment financing
A full array of banking services, including:
  • Treasury management
  • International banking solutions
  • Merchant services
*All offers of credit are subject to credit approval

RECENT DEALS

A sampling of recent LSG transactions:

Zurex Pharma logo

Zurex Pharma

Middleton, WI
$6,500,000 Term Loan
Valencell logo

Valencell

Raleigh, NC
$3,000,000 Term Loan
iCAD logo

iCAD

Nashua, NH
$12,000,000 Credit Facility
Caliber ID logo

Caliber ID

Andover, MA
$5,000,000 Term Loan
Tepha Medical logo

Tepha Medical

Lexington, MA
$12,500,000 Credit Facility
HSRL Inc. logo

HSRL Inc.

Mount Jackson, VA
Credit Facility
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Allurion

Natick, MA
$14,000,000 Term Loan
Innovative Health logo

Innovative Health

Scottsdale, AZ
$9,000,000 Credit Facility
Fennec Pharma logo

Fennec Pharma

Durham, NC
$18,000,000 Term Loan
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Roswell Biotechnologies

San Diego, CA
$10,000,000 Term Loan
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Arcturus Therapeutics

San Diego, CA
$10,000,000 Term Loan
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Glytec

Waltham, MA
$2,000,000 Term Loan
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OmniGuide

Mission Viejo, CA
$25,000,000 Term Loan
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Veran

St. Louis, MO
$5,000,000 Credit Facility
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Sente

Carlsbad, CA
$5,000,000 Term Loan
AbSci

AbSci

Vancouver, WA
$5,000,000 Term Loan
Ardelyx

ARDELYX

Fremont, CA
$50,000,000 Term Loan
Alastin-Skincare

Alastin Skincare, Inc.

Carlsbad, CA
$10,000,000 Term Loan
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CytoSorbents

Monmouth Junction, NJ
$15,000,000 Term Loan
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Codexis

Redwood City, CA
$15,000,000 Credit Facility
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Providence Medical Technology

Walnut Creek, CA
$10,500,000 Credit Facility
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Cardiva Medical

Santa Clara, CA
$10,000,000 Term Loan
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Bigfoot Biomedical

Milpitas, CA
Term Loan

Ekso Bionics

Richmond, VA
$10,000,000 Term Loan
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Vapotherm

Exeter, NH
$27,000,000 Credit Facility

Life Sciences Group Team

A national practice targeting US-based life sciences companies, Bridge Bank’s LSG team is comprised of seasoned lenders that have years of experience working with various types of life sciences companies in all stages of development. To speak with a banker that understands your unique needs, please contact:

Bill Wickline
Head of Life Sciences Group
(858) 259-5356
bill.wickline@bridgebank.com
Derek Scalf
Senior Vice President, Life Sciences
(415) 500-9786
dscalf@bridgebank.com
Alex Augustyn
Vice President, Life Sciences
(617) 995-1322
alex.augustyn@bridgebank.com
Lauren Cosentino
Vice President, Life Sciences
(984) 260-3963
lauren.cosentino@bridgebank.com

View our Life Sciences Group brochure (PDF)

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