Jen Sato is co-founder of HealthTech Build and passionate about advancing value creation within healthcare. With a focus on aligning operational and strategic imperatives, she works with executive teams within healthcare and life science companies to accomplish their vision. She brings deep cross-functional experience from her leadership roles at global strategy firms to advise early through growth stage organizations.
Christine Hsieh’s vision is to help transformative, indispensable inventions come into markets to make a difference in people’s lives by working at the intersection of empathetic design, cutting-edge technology, and business. She has a PhD in neuro-cognitive science from Harvard-MIT, and has founded a patient-first, mobile healthcare venture which collaborates with a large health insurer and has gained regulatory approval with key healthcare institutions for clinical studies.
Jarrod McLean has over 20 years of entrepreneurial leadership experience architecting and implementing enterprise level software solutions, internet applications, and native mobile iPhone and Android solutions. Expert in research, requirements, design, development, implementation, distribution, education of software solutions, and fast innovation techniques to speed the development lifecycle and product to market.
Thomas Busby is passionate about innovation and takes pride in enhancing value and facilitating significant positive impact for his clients. As a leader with a technology and life sciences investment banking firm, he brings transactional expertise and an innovative client-specific approach to private equity and merger and acquisition advisory services, with a focus on middle-market growth companies.
Dean Andrews believes in the power of technology to improve lives. As a leader in a software engineering services firm, he helps MedTech and Life Science companies achieve their business and product goals through strategic approaches, innovation, and creative problem solving. Dean brings his experience as a business consultant, startup advisor, product owner, engineering manager, and author to deliver value to all his clients and partners.
Michael K. Barron provides legal services to emerging technology and life science growth companies. He advises companies, entrepreneurs, and investors in the areas of formation and governance, early and later stage debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, employment and executive compensation, and intellectual property matters.
Founder Matt Gross previously started Mobile Monday US and grew it to over 20,000 members. After his son was diagnosed with a rare disease, Matt formed the HealthTech Build nonprofit to bring new technology to patient care. He is passionate about the intersection of medicine and software technologies with the hope of accelerating clinical care and research.