Neil is a General Partner at dRx Capital and sits in the Novartis Chief Digital Office. He is a healthcare technology leader with 10+ years of experience developing life sustaining medical devices, diagnostic devices, drug-device combination products and digital health products. His background in product development has allowed him to foster the growth of early stage companies and products in the startup, academic and corporate environments. Prior to dRx, Neil led a digital health product development team at Novartis developing Software as a medical device products (SaMDs) and was a systems engineering manager for drug-device combination products. Prior to Novartis, Neil led a systems engineering team at Baxter Healthcare developing home dialysis devices, cloud based telemedicine solutions, and other medical products. He is an inventor on 6 patents from his work in these areas.
Neil holds a BS cum laude and MS in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University where he focused in an electrical engineering/computer science track. He also holds a MBA from the Berkeley Haas School of Business with a focus in venture capital.Outside the Office
Neil loves to spend time traveling with his wife, hiking trails around the world and growing his 15 yearlong practice of meditation.