Lisa Ricciardi is a CEO and Chief Business Officer with sell-side experience with VC-backed life science companies (biotech, genomics, and medical devices) and buy-side experience with Fortune 100 pharmaceutical and pharmacy benefits companies. She has expertise in strategic partner sourcing, Series A fundraising, and M&A identification, due diligence, negotiation, and integration. Throughout her career, she has successfully developed product positioning, messaging, and collateral to support product launches and drive the path to commercialization and exit. Lisa possesses a robust network of investors across multiple life sciences and therapeutics categories and has leveraged these relationships to make introductions to accelerate company goals. Additionally, Lisa has consistently introduced operational and financial rigor to both start-up and mature organizations to optimize product development, improve workflow, leverage top-talent, and extend cash reserve.