Learn from the experience of our speakers – Vasudev Bailey
Vasudev Bailey, PhD
Partner, Artis Ventures
Vasudev (Vas) Bailey invests in disruptive tech, consumer and healthcare (therapeutic, diagnostic, device, digital) companies as a Partner at ARTIS Ventures. Vas also helped found enterprise sales and the healthcare business for Quid, an ARTIS investment company, and continues to provide commercial expertise and support.
Prior to ARTIS and Quid, Vas co-founded and served as the General Manager of the GLG Institute. In this role, he worked with Jeff Kindler (former CEO Pfizer), David Brennan (former CEO AZ), Shlomo Yanai (former CEO Teva) and Neil Golden (former CMO McDonald’s) and built a forum to connect retired C-suite executives with exceptional aspiring leaders.
Vas continues to draw on his strategy consulting background at McKinsey & Company as well as his own operating experience from the startup world.
Vas received his PhD in Biomedical Engineering from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine where he was recognized as both a Siebel and a Medtronic Scholar. He holds four provisional patents from his research in nanotechnology for the early detection of cancer and has over thirty conference and journal publications. He graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from UC Irvine where he was also recognized as both a Regents and a Henry Samueli Scholar.