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Feb
2017

Hiring Women Execs in Biotech, VC Firms Is a Moneyball Play (Part 2)  

In Part 1 of our series, Hiring Women Execs in Biotech, VC Firms is a Moneyball Play, we shared a range of statistics showing that companies with women in senior executive and board positions achieved superior financial returns. In Part 2, we’re going to look at why more biotech companies and VC firms aren’t making the Moneyball play, and what some...
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7
Feb
2017

Join Me at BIO-Europe Spring Mar. 21 in Barcelona To Talk EU Entrepreneurship

I’ve never been to Barcelona, but they say nice things about the place. Frankly, I don’t know much about biotech startup culture there, but I intend to sponge up as much as I can about tech transfer, company creation, and some of the particular hornet nests that European entrepreneurs have to work through to create value in healthcare. Regular readers...
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3
Feb
2017

Hiring Women Execs in Biotech, VC Firms is a Moneyball Play Part 1: Getting Better Returns

Leora Schiff: Kyle Serikawa and I were recently talking about the missed opportunities for biotech companies and lifescience VC firms who fail to include women among their senior leadership. Kyle’s the baseball expert, so I’m going to hand off to him to explain about Moneyball. Kyle Serikawa: The concept of Moneyball, as practiced by the Oakland A’s in the early...
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