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russ donda

BOARD MEMBER

Russ Donda is an entrepreneur-in-residence for GLIDE and BioEnterprise. Among a number of startup projects, Mr. Donda was the founding CEO and chairman of the board for ViewRay Inc. (www.viewray.com), which was subsequently funded by OrbiMed Advisors, Fidelity Biosciences, Aisling Capital, Kearny Venture Partners, and Siemens Venture Capital (SVC) GmbH, and is now publicly traded. He was a founding member and co-chair of investment review for the Emergent Growth Fund (www.emergentgrowth.com), an angel investment fund focused on technology businesses.  Mr. Donda is versed in start-up operations, strategic planning, development related issues, marketing, patent law, intellectual property management, and strategic alliance structuring and is, himself, named as an inventor on 15 patents..