Colleen’s investment focus is early stage biopharmaceutical companies. Her interests lie in transformative medical technologies that deliver value to providers and patients alike. In her time at Canaan, Colleen helped launch the Canaan-Yale Fellowship program. Colleen previously worked as a chemist at Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and Research Services, Inc. She holds a Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Physiology from Yale University and a B.A. in Chemistry from the University of Pennsylvania.
Colleen in 5
Origins: Born & raised in Philadelphia
Travel: I love exploring new places, ideally by bicycle (Italy is #1 so far)
Family: Irish, Scottish & Italian descent
Interests: Swimming, biking, running, cooking, reading about cutting edge science