Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
Vice president, chief strategy and operating officer of the Texas Medical Center
CEO and Fund Manager, Renaissance Venture Capital Fund
It’s all about closing the financing—and the valuation. The New Year’s first meeting of the Boston Entrepreneurs’ Network will get down to the nitty-gritty of term sheets and valuations (neither of which have been looking great for entrepreneurs in today’s slug-like economy), examining such issues as how valuations are set, what should be part of every deal—and what should be avoided. There’s a dinner before-hand, as well.