Ruchita Sinha | Senior Director of Investments
Sanofi Genzyme BioVentures

Ruchita Sinha, Senior Director of Investments, Sanofi Genzyme BioVentures

Ruchita Sinha is Sr. Director of Investments at Sanofi Ventures where she invests in biopharma and digital health opportunities. She is involved with Sanofi’s investments in Omada Health, Evidation Health, Science 37, and Common Sensing. Prior to Sanofi, Ruchita was at GE Ventures, where she served as a board observer for HeadSense Medical and Caremerge and managed GE’s investments in CheckCap (Nasdaq: CHEKU) and HeartFlow.  She also managed GE’s seed-stage portfolio of digital health investments in partnership with StartUp Health.
Ruchita has more than 15 years of healthcare experience in pharma, biotech, medical devices, and healthcare IT. Previously, Ruchita was at Pfizer’s Strategy, BD, & Portfolio Management group, and a management consultant with LEK Consulting. Ruchita started her career with Maxygen, an early stage biotech company. She holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, an MS in Cellular and Molecular Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a BS in Biochemistry from Mount Holyoke College.


Agenda Day 1 @ 2:45

Corporate Venture Panel: Unique investment strategies and investing in platform technologies

  • What are corporate venture firms looking for? What is the best point of entry?
  • What is the nature of the terms and conditions; the unique structure of each CVC firm
  • How closely do we work with our parent companies?
  • Investing in early-stage companies and investment timelines
  • Differences in balance between strategic focus and financial focus.

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