Mike Connolly has 25 years of experience in the medical device industry, including both operating and venture investing roles. He has cofounded several companies, two of which – Novacept and Cohesion Technologies – reached exits worth a combined $365M. He has also led the regional office for $400M venture capital firm vSpring (now Signal Peak).
He recently joined biomaterials company Healionics as CEO. Prior to that, he was CEO of the venture-backed device company Mirabilis Medica, leading its product development from initial concept through advanced clinical trials. Earlier in his career, Connolly served as a Navy officer aboard a destroyer and taught physics at the US Naval Academy. He has an MBA from Stanford University, MS from MIT, and BS from the US Naval Academy.
Focus: Medical Devices, Life Science