Catalyst Award Advisors

Patrick Yam MBA

Founder and CEO of Somnology, Inc.

Rajan Patel MS

Founder & COO at iO life science

Jessica Richter

COO at Experien Group

Michael J. Billig

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Experien Group

Colin Walsh PhD

Principal at Qiming Venture Partners USA

Randy Kesten

Medical Device R&D

Toni Kline PhD

Drug Discovery/Medicinal Chemistry Consultant

Jon Freudman MD

Freudman Healthcare Consulting

Gino Segrè PhD

Incubator Manager at QB3

Joshua Salafsky PhD

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer at Biodesy, Inc.

Yan Cao PhD

Acting General Manager at Twist-China

Maureen Cronin PhD

Chief Scientific Officer at HTG Molecular Diagnostics

Nick Pliam MD, PhD

Principal at Decheng Capital

Stuart Hwang PhD

Managing Director at Third Pillar Associates

Tony Fields MS, MSc

Independent Consultant

Ian Tong MD

Chief Medical Officer

Kevin Kabler PhD

Partner in Goodwin’s Technology Companies and Life Sciences

Jordan Sun MBA

Director of Venture Development at Siemens Healthineers Digital Incubator

Michael Blum MD

Associate Vice Chancellor for Informatics, Medicine
Chief Digital Transformation Officer

A. Ray Chaudhuri PhD, MBA

Director, Business Development at Zymergen

Sanjeev Redkar PhD, MBA

President & Co-Founder of Apollomics Inc. 

Shann-Ching Chen PhD

Senior Scientist at Compal

Agatha Martindale CPA

Vice President, Global Finance, Rakuten Medical, Inc.

Jennifer Miller PhD

Business and Strategy Consultant

Kurt Jarnagin PhD

President and CSO of Rev Therapeutics

Geetha Rao PhD, MS

CEO, Springborne Life Sciences

Andy May D.Phil

Chief Technology Officer at Sana Biotechnology

Ioana Aanei PhD

Entrepreneurship Program Manager, Scientific Analyst at QB3

Isabel Elaine Allen PhD

Professor of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, UCSF

Ari Azhir PhD, MPhil

Founder, Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals

Noelle Bagnall

Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at eLum Technologies Inc

Alex Bajamonde PhD, MS

Senior Director, Biostatistics/Biometrics, Genentech

Pam Baker MIM

CEO, Founder at Journeous

Steven Basta MBA

Chief Executive Officer of Menlo Therapeutics, Inc.

Rick Beberman MBA, MAcc

Digital Health Consultant

Daniel Becker MD, JD

Partner, Fenwick & West LLP

Catherine Behrens PhD, MD

Senior Director Clinical Research, Roche Molecular Systems

Madhavi Bellamkonda MA

Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs, Abbott Vascular

Ellen Berg PhD

Chief Scientific Officer, Translational Biology at Eurofins DiscoverX

Beth Berrean MBA

Design Strategist , UCSF

Robert Blazej PhD

Partner at Mission Bay Capital, Director at MBC Biolabs

Sarah Bodary PhD

Principal, Founder, Darwin Bodary Consulting

Mufaddal Bootwala MBA

Strategic Director of Marketing, Portola

William Boyle PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA

Tilmann Brotz PhD, MS

Principal, Konzept Drug Development Consulting

Teresa Burgess PhD

CSO and Co-founder, Paradigm Shift Therapeutics, LLC

Daniel Burnett MD, MBA

CEO, Theranova