Victory Pharma Raises $45M

San Diego-based Victory Pharma has raised $45M in an equity financing round, the firm said Monday. The round was led by Essex Woodlands Health Ventures, and also included prior investor Ampersand Ventures. According to Victory Pharma, Scott Barry of Essex Partners joins its board along with the funding. Victory is a specialty pharmaceuticals firm developing pain management and relief products. The firm said the funding will go towards growth initiatives, including product acquisitions. More information »