Google Venture’s life sciences team keeps second jobs — and it helps them make better investments
|05/20/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Dr. Krishna Yeshwant has a lot on his plate.
In addition to practicing internal medicine, Yeshwant is a general partner at GV (formerly Google Ventures), where he leads the Life Sciences team. His team has invested in companies like 23andMe, Foundation Medicine, and Flatiron Health.
And Yeshwant’s not the only one on his team that’s active in his field. Another team member works as a researcher at Harvard, another is a professor at Dartmouth, and one is also a physician.
It wasn’t necessarily a conscious choice to hire in people who still had another job, but they soon realized that as read more >>>