#49 – Ryan Bethencourt

KGI President Sheldon Schuster chats with Ryan Bethencourt, who is a scientist, entrepreneur, and investor best known for his work as the CEO of Wild Earth and as the co-founder at IndieBio.

Ryan is also a member of KGI’s advisory council. He is one of the 21st century’s most prolific biotech investors and entrepreneurs through his work funding and building over 70+ biotech companies over the last decade.

Ryan was previously head of life sciences at the XPRIZE Foundation, the former CEO of Berkeley Biolabs and spent a decade developing human therapeutic with large companies like Pfizer, Merck, Amgen, Genentech. His work at the interface of science and business has been covered globally.