Kevin Zhang looks for interdisciplinary entrepreneurs solving big problems in healthcare and the life sciences. He’s also a passionate gamer and invests in interactive media platforms, tools and content. Prior to joining Upfront in 2012, Kevin was at The Boston Consulting Group, where he advised on strategy, M&A and operations for technology, healthcare, and industrial goods clients in the US and Asia. Previously, Kevin worked at Verscend Technologies, a healthcare software startup in Boston, focusing on data analytics product development selling into payers and providers. Kevin studied Biology at Harvard College. Recorded on 11/05/2019. [Show ID: 35468]
More from: Innovator Stories: Creating Something from Nothing
UCTV is the broadcast and online media platform of the University of California, featuring programming from its ten campuses, three national labs and affiliated research institutions. UCTV explores a broad spectrum of subjects for a general audience, including science, health and medicine, public affairs, humanities, arts and music, business, education, and agriculture. Launched in January 2000, UCTV embraces the core missions of the University of California — teaching, research, and public service – by providing quality, in-depth television far beyond the campus borders to inquisitive viewers around the world.
More info on Kevin Zhang – Massively Disruptive Deep-tech Startups
Disability tech startups kill the cynic in me
Anna A broad range of sectors were represented at TechCrunch Disrupt’s Startup Battlefield this year, from fintech and AI to legal tech and health tech. But there’s a group of startups that ...
Showcase your company news with guaranteed exposure both in print and online Cyber security should always be top of mind… Meet Denver's fastest growing companies. Fast 50 recognizes the regions ...
Disruptive startups spearhead gaming revolution
Vaibhav Gundre, project manager at Disruptive Tech at GlobalData, says: “Startups are actively harnessing the emerging technologies to gain a competitive edge. Generative AI is already assisting ...
How deep tech founders can secure early-stage fundraising in a downturn
Startup founders must persuade investors to part with their money at a time when many investors aren’t inclined to do so. And that’s even harder for deep tech founders, whose products are ...
How can tech startups have a positive community impact?
If Occupy Wall Street wasn’t for you, then emerging tech companies and disruptive startups felt like the next best thing for changing a system that felt so broken. As we wrote in our recent report on ...
Why deep pocketed investors shy away from deep tech startups
These, combined with a non-availability of patient capital, often leave deep tech startups gasping for breath. Mr. Khan and his team started building the company in 2021 and managed to raise ...
Building Tech Startups With CEO Tracy Lee
Tracy Lee is a startup founder and angel investor focused ... where I get to share knowledge with the wider tech community. Chan: Who would you love to work or partner with? Lee: I would ...
KASIKORNBANK Launches KXVC, a $100m Fund for AI, Web3, and Deep Tech Startups
Thailand’s digital bank, KASIKORNBANK (KBank), has launched a $100 million flagship fund, KXVC, aimed at fintech startups specializing in AI, Web3, and Deep Tech globally. The move is set to ...