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Del Mar, California

Frank Stonebanks

Special Advisor Life Sciences

Investor, Operator, Founder, Corporate Executive, Entrepreneur, Mentor


Frank Stonebanks brings 25 years of global executive operational and investment experience from sales to CEO in biotech, pharma, med-tech, drug delivery & HCIT. Frank is a 2x company founder, a seasoned private VC, and an ongoing Executive in Residence/advisor.

◉ Executive in Residence, University of California, San Diego
◉ Senior Advisor, NovaQuest Capital, $3B AUM
◉ Venture Partner, Lumira Capital, $450MM AUM
◉ Founder / CEO / GP Triphase LP (3x biotech CEO, 2x Founder)
◉ CBO, Head of Investment Fund, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
◉ IBM Healthcare M&A investor / Fund Manager / Senior Advisor
◉ JJDC (Johnson & Johnson investment arm) investor, VP/GM
◉ NABI: Head of Licensing
◉ Sanofi: Global Product Manager
◉ Kleiner Perkins / Silver Lake Advisor
◉ Michael Milken Institute Scholar Mentor

How Frank thinks about early-stage companies:

Every shot not taken is missed.

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