"It’s a privilege to work with visionary entrepreneurs who are creating the technologies and procedures that define the future of medical care. And it’s exciting to help them craft business strategies that propel and transform their ideas into market penetration and real-world success."
Gil is also a successful digital health investor, building this important franchise for InterWest over the last fifteen years through multiple companies. He led the Series A of Epocrates, the industry-leading first mobile application for physicians, serving on the board through its 2011 IPO, and was the founding institutional investor in Doximity, helping to build it into the leading physician social network engaging over 70% of U.S. physicians with over one total million members.
He is a board member of Doximity, and a former board member and lead investor in Avedro (NASDAQ: AVDR, acquired by Glaukos), Glaukos (NYSE: GKOS), LenSx Lasers (acquired by Alcon), IntraLase (NASDAQ: ILSE, acquired by AMO), Venus Concept (NASDAQ: VERO) (formerly Restoration Robotics), Neuronetics (NASDAQ: STIM) and GoCheck.
a global not-for-profit organization focused on preventing blindness.
Over the last 20 years I have had the privilege of diverse life experiences as a laser researcher, practicing physician, startup company founder, and technology venture capitalist. I most enjoy being on the front edge of new technology waves, looking over the horizon for non-obvious opportunities... What I find exciting is working alongside visionary entrepreneurs, thinking non-traditionally, and helping to identify creative strategies to make pioneering ventures even more successful.