Edward Hanlon - Gilde Healthcare

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Edward Hanlon
Investment Manager Healthtech
Venture&Growth
United States of America

Edward Hanlon

Investment Manager - Healthtech
Venture&Growth

Edward Hanlon joined Gilde Healthcare in 2020 in the Cambridge office and focuses on Healthtech.

Prior to joining Gilde, Edward worked in advisory for Health Advances, a consulting firm operating across healthcare sectors in medical devices, biopharma, health technology, and diagnostics. He has broad experience in commercial strategy and M&A due diligence, advising a range of clients including late-stage start-ups, multinational corporations, and financial investors. Since joining the Gilde Healthcare, Eddie has contributed to several investments, including Eargo, Spire Health, and Nalu Medical.

He has a B.S. in biology from Duke University. During his undergraduate years, he worked as a research assistant at the Duke University Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and the Liberty Mutual Research Institute Center for Behavioral Sciences. Edward is a US citizen.

Arthur Franken

General Partner Healthtech/Therapeutics
Venture&Growth
Arthur Franken joined Gilde in 2001 and was part of the founding team of Gilde Healthcare. He is focusing on venture and growth capital investments in the biopharm, medtech, diagnostics and digital health sectors. He...

Zosia van Eesteren

Analyst
Venture&Growth
Zosia van Eesteren is a Dutch national who joined Gilde in 2022. She focuses on the Therapeutics sector and is responsible for analyzing both private and publicly traded companies. She is involved in the identification,...

Besmire Ahmati

Associate Investor Relations & Fundraising
Besmire Ahmati joined Gilde Healthcare in June 2023 as Associate Investor Relations and Fundraising. She is focused on supporting the firm's fundraising activities, investor relationships and communications. Besmire joins Gilde with previous LP experience from...