University: University of Utah
Major: PhD Biomedical Engineering
Projects: Lineagen, Catheter Connections, Veritract
Vimal is a graduate student, pursing Ph.D. in bioengineering at the University of Utah. He joined the UVF in May 2012 and has been working on deals related to health care sector.
Before joining the fund, Vimal was associated with the Lassonde New Venture Development Center (LNVDC) student associate program in 2010–11. As a part of the program, he worked on developing the business strategy for a university-based technology on explosive detection and contributed to starting up Vaporsens. After a year at LNVDC, he was selected as the student director for the year 2011–12. In his role as student director, he mentored and managed three teams working on Lassonde projects on medical devices.
Vimal is interested to pursue a career in business development of health care technologies.