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Melissa Kim


Melissa Kim has a passion for emerging technology in healthcare, building and advising startups.

She has a PhD in Microbiology from Columbia University PhD with 20 years in healthcare spanning both strategy & operations, and broad exposure across multiple disease areas and technology platforms (drugs, devices, digital health)

In Silicon Valley where she resides, Melissa founded & led 2 companies: an antiviral biotech startup and an advisory platform in next gen women's health. She led marketing & market development at digital health startups with successful exits (Propeller Health acquired by ResMed & Physera acquired by Omada Health).

At Gilead Sciences & Roche/Genentech she led commercial planning & advised both BD & R&D teams across disease areas. She was a sell side equity Research Analyst early in her career at JP Morgan & UBS covering small & mid cap US healthcare technology & life science tools.


Healthcare VC, deep roots in health tech with a foundation in BioPharma


Silicon Valley


CEO, Operating Partner, Strategic Advisor


Emerging technology in Healthcare, Biotech, Pharma and Digital Health


Curious, Strategic, Results-Oriented

Melissa Kim

Healthcare Technology

  • 20 Years in healthcare spanning both strategy and operations

  • Marketing and market development with two digital health startups with successful exits

  • Advised BD and R&D teams across disease areas

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