Areas of expertise: Startups, Strategic, Financing, Therapeutics, Oncology, Pitch Coaching.
Current role: Principal, Biopharm Management Inc.
Mr. Elliot has been a serial entrepreneur and former venture capitalist for the past 27 years. He is a hands-on manager with skills and experience in all facets of the biopharmaceutical business including raising capital, financing, licensing, team building, drug development, manufacturing, regulatory affairs (FDA, Health Canada and BfArM). He has broad experience pharmaceuticals, biologicals and vaccines in oncology and infectious diseases.
During the past 15 years, Dr. Elliot has raised over $30 million for a number of companies in which he played a leading management role including the founding and growing several biotech companies. From 1996 to 1999 he was a Vice President (Venture Capital) with MDS Capital Corp. specializing in early stage biotechnology investments. Prior to 1996, he held senior technical and international marketing positions with Pharmacia Canada Inc.(now Pfizer) and Connaught Laboratories Inc. (now Sanofi-Pasteur Vaccines). Dr. Elliot received his PhD in Medical Sciences from McMaster University in 1980.