Co-Founder & CEO @BioCellection
TED2013 Speaker http://www.ted.com/talks/two_young_scientists_break_down_plastics_with_bacteria?language=en
Seed funding to bring my startup to a Series A.
Investment Partner SOSV.com
Zero to One
Solving the plastic pollution challenge, which I am doing regardless.
There's no such thing as being good enough to work on something hard or to discover the secrets of our world. Of course you're good enough to do it; you're already doing it.
Go to Bali to extract stomach fluid from plastic trash eating cows and discovering bacteria that can break down plastics from the sample
I can figure out how to work with many different kinds of people and quickly identify where our interests align and conflict.
My cause. My team. My lifestyle as an entrepreneur.
Engineering Entrepreneurship I, II. Venture Capital & Entrepreneurial Management. iGEM (not a class)
not waste time doing pre-med for a year
our first pivot (RIP our first few provisional patents)