Susan Arias

Susan Arias Vice PresidentAs one of the first team members, Susan has been integral to the success of MedCap Funds and Miraki Innovation. Beginning as a financial analyst and developing into Miraki’s vice president, Susan has experience in all aspects of the funds and portfolio companies.In her current role, Susan...

Jason King

Jason King Chief Financial OfficerA team member since 2017, Jason oversees all fund-related finance and reporting activities. As a consulting chief financial officer for several leading venture capital and private equity firms, Jason’s expertise spans a variety of industries and fund types.Before his role as a consulting chief financial officer,...

Nisha Varma

Nisha Varma Venture DirectorNisha brings over 15 years of experience in direct investing and value creation, portfolio management, business strategy consulting and engineering for major multinational companies. Nisha applies this broad experience to her day-to-day role of overseeing new ventures, building them from the lab to commercial businesses. As venture...

Karen Miller

Karen Miller Venture DirectorWith a proven track record of building revenue streams, solid customer base, and strong market presences for breakthrough technologies, Karen focuses on commercializing portfolio companies at Miraki Innovation. A team member since 2016, Karen leads the development effort of one of the fund’s most exciting companies: Arctic...

Allyson Huntington

Allyson Huntington Chief Legal OfficerAllyson brings over 30 years of experience to Miraki Innovation, including more than 26 years in law, experience in a not-for-profit corporation for federally-funded R&D to support several U.S. government agencies, and several years as an educator in a private school. As chief legal officer, Allyson...

Tom Duquette

Tom Duquette Managing DirectorBringing over 27 years of investment industry experience and expertise in a range of medtech industries, Tom is responsible for business development, capital raising and investor relationship management at Miraki Innovation. Working with the general partner, venture directors and portfolio company teams, Tom supports the product development...

Chris Velis

Chris Velis Founder and CEOChris Velis is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist who has pioneered some of the most innovative medical technologies brought to market in the last decades. As Executive Chairman of Miraki Innovation, Chris forecasts imminent global health and medical challenges, uncovers technologies at leading academic and research...

AP: Auris Health Announces $220 Million Growth Financing

Auris Health, Inc. today announced the close of a $220 million equity financing led by Partner Fund Management. New investors Wellington Management, D1 Capital Partners and Senator Investment Group and existing investors including Mithril Capital, Lux Capital and Viking Global Investors also participated in the round. The company has now...

GQR: American Cancer Society Benefit

GQR and the American Cancer Society® hosted their second annual Research Fundraising Reception on Thursday, June 7 from 6-9PM. The American Cancer Society® (ACS) is a health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer – we are proud to have raised close to $65,000 and 100% of these proceeds went toward ACS’...

CNBC: 2018 Disruptor 50 – Auris Health

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lung cancer kills more men and women in the United States than any other type of cancer. Auris Health is trying change that deadly statistic. The 11-year-old company was founded by surgical robotics pioneer Dr. Frederic Moll. He started three other...