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:

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


  • 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


A sampling of recent LSG transactions:


Arcturus Therapeutics

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


Waltham, MA
$2,000,000 Term Loan


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


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


Carlsbad, CA
$5,000,000 Term Loan


Seattle, WA
$10,000,000 Term Loan


Vancouver, WA
$3,000,000 Term Loan


Fremont, CA
$50,000,000 Term Loan

ZipLine medical

Campbell, CA
$9,000,000 Term Loan
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Restoration Robotics

San Jose, CA
$20,000,000 Term Loan

Alastin Skincare, Inc.

Carlsbad, CA
$5,000,000 Term Loan


Monmouth Junction, NJ
$15,000,000 Term Loan
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Redwood City, CA
$15,000,000 Credit Facility
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Providence Medical Technology

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

Cardiva Medical

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

Bigfoot Biomedical

Milpitas, CA
Term Loan

Ekso Bionics

Richmond, VA
$10,000,000 Term Loan
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Exeter, NH
$27,000,000 Credit Facility

Cleave Biosciences

Burlingame, CA
$10,000,000 Term Loan


Sunnyvale, CA
$10,000,000 Term Loan

Conventus Orthopaedics

Maple Grove, MN
$15,000,000 Term Loan

Biological Dynamics, Inc.

San Diego, CA
Term Loan

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc

South San Francisco, CA
$15,000,000 Term Loan

BioNano Genomics, Inc

San Diego, CA
$7,000,000 Term Loan

Colorescience, Inc

Carlsbad, CA
$8,000,000 Term Loan

Breathe Technologies

Irvine, CA
$20,000,000 Term Loan

Zyga Technology, Inc

Minnetonka, MN
$15,000,000 Term Loan

CAS Medical, Inc.

Branford, CT
$8,000,000 Term Loan

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:

Rob Lake
Senior Vice President, Head of Life Sciences

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