Ropes & Gray Advises GHO Capital in its Investment in Sapio Sciences
Ropes & Gray advised GHO Capital in its investment in Sapio Sciences, an integrated lab informatics platform company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The announcement was made public on December 1 in a press release.
Based in Pennsylvania, Sapio serves a blue-chip customer base throughout the United States with additional footholds in Europe and Japan, and ambitions to expand globally in the coming years. GHO Capital, is a specialist healthcare investment advisor based in London and its investment in Sapio aims to transform and accelerate life science R&D for international biopharmaceutical companies, CROs and clinical diagnostic labs.
The Ropes & Gray team included private equity partners Timothy Castelli, tax partner Elaine Murphy, IP transactions partner Violetta Kokolus, finance partner Gregory Bauer, data, privacy, & cybersecurity partner Edward McNicholas, and private equity associate Andrew Pomranke.