Fazila SekerDirector, Technology & Venture Development
As director, technology & venture development for the physical sciences, Fazila develops strategies for bridging emerging technologies to market and monetizing assets, assesses the business potential, and project manages their commercial implementation with a focus on medical imaging and healthcare markets.
She brings ten years of experience leading technology development and commercialization for GE and Xerox in electronic devices, systems and related materials. Prior to joining MI, Fazila advised a leading Canadian venture capital firm in structuring a new high-tech fund. She has served as invited reviewer and panelist for leading professional organizations in the U.S. and Canada, including the U.S. National Science Foundation and Ontario Society for Excellence in Technology Transfer.
Fazila holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a B.Sc. in Chemical Physics from the University of Toronto.