Marc Beer has a vast experience in fields such as biotechnology, devices, diagnostics, and pharmaceuticals. He co-founded Renovia together with other co-founders such as Ramon Iglesias as the Managing Director and Yolanda Lorie in 2016. Together, they started and led various businesses, and during their work, they successfully closed a unique Series A financing on healthcare investments. He was a member of the board at Mass Life Science Board of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He also served in the Governing Board of Biotechnology Industry Organisation (BIO)
In 2000, Marc Beer became the CEO of ViaCell, a firm mainly dealing with the collection and development of umbilical cord stem cells. In 7 years, he made the firm one of the fastest growing commercial organisations holding over 300 employees. In addition to these roles, Marc Beer also holds various board positions in companies such as Erytech Pharma and Genzyme where he also acted as the president. He is also the chairman of a committee in Good Start Genetics, Minerva Neurosciences and a member of the advisory committee in Miami University Business Advisory Council and Notre Dame Research and Commercialization Advisory Committee. He holds a BS degree from Miami University in Ohio.
In April 2019, Marc Beer has been selected as the Chairman of the board at LumeN XT. LumeN XT is a privately-owned company mainly specialising in surgical illumination for minor surgeries. His comprehensive experience from similar fields will fit into this role effectively. Marc Beer is happy to be working with a team of engineers who specialises in surgical illumination at LumeN XT. The project will help in performing more surgeries that are undertaken with minimally invasive methods. Compared to traditional methods of performing surgeries, Illumination method provides an environment with clear visualisation, flexibility, and effectiveness during operation.
The illumination technique is used to reduce heat cases and improves surgical operations by providing cheap options as well as safety throughout the services. From the evident success in aiding and guiding other companies in the growth at tender phases, the Co-founder of LumeN XT, Paul Rhyne believes that he will use the same ideology to develop the company. The most valued skill is his ability to start firms and guiding them through their growth to become successful commercial companies. Some of these companies are such as Renovia, a firm he founded with a vision of research on and deliver digital diagnostic and therapy tools for women with pelvic disorders. He was also sales and marketing personnel at Abbott Laboratories, aiding through successful growth of the company’s portfolio.
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LumeN XT is a privately-owned company focusing on the development of Intracavity Light Emitting Diode (LED) type of illumination. The technology is used as an alternative technique to improve surgical practices as well as its effectiveness, efficiency, and precision. Learn more: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marcbeer