A group of seasoned biotech investors gathered this week at BioPharm America™ to meet with innovative biotech companies, and to participate in “The Perfect Pitch: Do you have what it takes to win over investors?” as pitch judges. The session gave participants the opportunity to give a 30-second elevator pitch to win a one-to-one meeting with a leading life science private equity investor.
Doug MacDougall of MacDougall Biomedical Communications moderated the session, and seven investor judges sat on the panel, including: Sinclair Dunlop of Epidarex Capital; Carolyn Green of Pfizer Worldwide R&D, ERDI; Sam Hall of Appletree Partners; Rick Jones of Broadview Ventures; Dennis J. Purcell of Aisling Capital; Jeremy Springhorn of Flagship Ventures; and David Steinberg of PureTech.
Michael Winlo and Simon Scott of Linear Clinical Research Limited
The winner of the competition was Michael Winlo, CEO of Linear Clinical Research Limited who pitched on his Perth, Australia-based dedicated early phase clinical trials facility.
But Winlo is not the only winner, since the best tips from the investors are provided here for you, below: (more…)