Scientist in Business
Innovation is about changing things and paradigms!
Scientist work mainly in laboratories but It is very interesting to see how many researchers are switching from labs to the enterprise ecosystem.
One of our Co-Founders, Leon Parsaud is a PhD at the University of Toronto where he studied the mechanisms of autoimmunity. Leon has marketing, consulting and business growth experience working in the start‐up community as well as for non‐profits. Leon has also worked with Maple Leaf Angels where he screened the online business proposals from startups/ventures that request angel funding. Maple Leaf Angels fund Ontario's most promising new companies. It was established in 2007 and is made up of an experienced group of high net worth private individuals who invest in seed and early-stage companies.
If you are a scientist interested in raising capital you should read this guide!