Karthik Bolisetty - Gilde Healthcare


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Karthik Bolisetty
Senior Associate Healthtech
United States of America

Karthik Bolisetty

Senior Associate - Healthtech

Karthik Bolisetty joined Gilde Healthcare in 2023 in the Boston office and focuses on Healthtech.

Prior to joining Gilde, Karthik was on the investment team at Northpond Ventures, where he focused primarily on investments in life science tools and molecular diagnostics companies. He started his career in venture capital at Longitude Capital, focusing on medical device investments. He began his career at Lazard, where he worked in M&A advisory and served clients across therapeutics, medical devices, life science tools, and diagnostics.

He has a B.A. in biology and B.S. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. Karthik is a US citizen.

Edwin de Graaf

Managing Partner
Edwin de Graaf is founder and managing partner of Gilde Healthcare. Edwin joined Gilde in 1997 following a career of 3 years as a tax consultant with Coopers & Lybrand (now PwC). He is co-responsible...

Mika Nishimura

Operational Partner
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Geoff Pardo

General Partner Healthtech
Geoff Pardo joined Gilde Healthcare in 2011 as a Partner working out of the office in Boston/Cambridge, MA and is focusing on Gilde's investments in North America. He led the investments in Ablative Solutions, Inari...