Shahram Hejazi, PhD
CEO & Co-Founder
Optimeos Life Sciences, Inc.
Shahram Hejazi, Ph.D., is a life science investor and entrepreneur with general management experience in both early-stage ventures and large global companies. Over his 25+ year career, Shahram has founded and/or directed the growth of more than two dozen startup companies. Shahram is currently the founder and CEO of Optimeos Life Sciences, Inc., a venture funded biotech company, as well as a Partner with BioAdvance, leading investments in medical devices, diagnostics, digital health, and research tools.
In addition to serving on multiple boards, he is also a faculty member at Princeton University. Shahram has held previous leadership positions at Kodak, Zargis Medical Corporation, Siemens Medical, and IBM. Shahram has a Ph.D. in electrical engineering with an emphasis in biophysics (SUNY at Buffalo) and an executive business education (Stanford University).
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