DR. BEAT MERZ
Beat Merz has >15 years experience as venture and private equity investor in the field of medical devices and is currently Managing Partner Europe at Rockport Venture Partners. He has held Director position in numerous private and public companies over the last 15 years, among others at Thommen Medical AG, Orthognathics Ltd., SpineAlign and CerebralRX. He was the Medical Technology Investment Advisor for HBM Partners until 2007 and Partner at Ares Lifesciences Fund until 2010. Prior to his venture work Beat Merz was Group Manager and Senior Engineer at Straumann AG.