ISBSS Seminar Series: Paul Grand, Managing Director, RCT BioVentures
Overview & Meet 'n Greet
Paul M. Grand is a Managing Director for RCT BioVentures, the investment arm of Research Corporation Technologies, Inc., a technology venture investment firm and management company that provides early-stage venture funding for promising biomedical companies and technologies. At RCT, Grand is responsible for sourcing RCT's investments in medical devices. Prior to joining RCT, Grand was co-founder and VP of Operations of Imagine Pharmaceuticals and co-founder and CEO of MicroSurgeon in Los Angeles.
Grand has extensive experience in new company formation and fund raising. Since 1990, he has built, operated, recruited management and raised financing for eight high technology, medical device and biotechnology companies. He has employed more than 300 people in the Los Angeles area and served as CEO in companies with up to 150 employees.
Grand serves as an investment advisor to the LARTA NIH Commercialization Assistance Program for National Institute of Health Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program awardees, and he served as an advisor to the LARTA Venture Forum. He is on the Oversight Committee for the USC Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program, which funds innovation at USC in biomedical engineering.
Company website: http://www.rctech.com
Dress code: business casual
|Where:||Bldg. 517, Founders’ Room|
|When:||May 1, 2013, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.|