Jan. 9, 2014
Suneva Medical, Inc.
, a privately-held aesthetics company, announced that it has recently raised
in debt and equity capital. The new capital was structured to be comprised of a growth-capital term loan, a working capital facility, and a Series B equity round financing of
Polaris Partners led the Series B round, with an affiliate of
HealthCare Royalty Partners
("HC Royalty") providing the growth-capital term loan and also participating in the Series B round. Other existing investors participated in the Series B round, and the working capital facility was provided by Comerica Bank.
The Series B financing includes up-front and product-related milestone investments, and
, Managing Partner at Polaris Partners, has joined the Suneva Medical Board of Directors.
"The proven track record of Suneva's management team, coupled with its product distribution partnerships and product portfolio, create a compelling future for the company," said
, Founding Managing Director at HC Royalty and Suneva Board Member. "We are pleased to welcome
as a director of the company, and look forward to working with him in assisting the company in pursuit of its vision to be a standout innovator in the aesthetics market."
Nicholas L. Teti, Jr.
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Suneva Medical, added: "In a short time, we have put Suneva on the path toward success by growing the core business, investing in innovative product research, and working strategically with the right partners. This funding is a vote of confidence in the Suneva team and strategy, giving us the financial platform upon which to execute our vision to build a profitable and dynamic aesthetics company."
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About HealthCare Royalty Partners
HealthCare Royalty Partners is a global healthcare investment firm that provides financing solutions to healthcare companies and royalty owners with interests in approved pharmaceutical and medical device products. The firm's senior investment team has participated in nearly 50 royalty financings valued at over
over the past decade. For more information, visit
About Polaris Partners
Polaris Partners is a
diversified investment firm, focused in Healthcare and Technology. The firm partners with entrepreneurs to bring disruptive ideas to life. Polaris makes investments across all company lifecycle stages and has offices in
, Ireland. For more information, visit
About Comerica Bank
Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) is a financial services company headquartered in
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About Suneva Medical, Inc.
Suneva Medical, Inc. is a privately-held aesthetics company focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing novel, differentiated products for the general dermatology and aesthetic markets. The company currently markets ArteFill
in the US, Korea, and Singapore;
in the U.S. and Bellafill
. For more information, visit
SOURCE Suneva Medical, Inc.