Dr. Ascher Shmulewitz is a prolific inventor and serial entrepreneur in biomedical technologies. He has originated over two dozen life science companies including NeoVision, Labcoat, Arteria, Circulation, and X-Cardia, and has led 14 of these companies to successful exits in less than a decade, mostly through M&A transactions with large medical device companies. He has vast experience in the venture capital arena as an investor, manager and entrepreneur in dozens of companies and ventures. He co-founded San Francisco Science and the Incumed Group for seed investment, and is founder of Medgenesis Partners, an Israeli private investment firm and incubator that has invested in over a dozen ventures. Dr. Shmulewitz previously held senior executive positions at Advanced Technology Laboratories. He received an MD from Technion Medical School and PhD in Engineering from Tel-Aviv University.