Genetesis board of Directors

John Rice, Board Chairman

Dr. John Rice formally trained as a scientist, and has spent the last 30 years managing and founding numerous successful medical technology investment practices. He has been serving as Board Chairman at Genetesis since 2016.



Mark Cuban, Board Member

Serial entrepreneur, philanthropist, and renowned investor Mark Cuban joined the Genetesis Board of Directors after co-leading the company’s seed round in 2016.


Bill Baumel, Board Member

Prior to the Ohio Innovation Fund, Bill was a partner with RWI Ventures. He has over twenty years of experience investing in cyber security and med tech. He earned a BSBA summa cum laude from The Ohio State University, with an MBA with high distinction from the University of Michigan.


Peeyush Shrivastava, Board Member

Since leaving basic science research, Peeyush has founded and scaled multiple cutting edge medical technology companies. He is the founding CEO of Genetesis, and a Thiel Fellow.


Mike Hooven, Board Member

Mike Hooven is a serial medical device entrepreneur, engineer and product design expert. Mike brings with him over 30 years of experience founding transformative companies like AtriCure (Nasdaq: ATRC) and Enable Injections. Mike joined our Board of Directors in July 2017.


Sajid Malhotra, Board Member

Chief Financial Officer at Limelight Networks with extensive global experience setting corporate financial strategy and leading mergers and acquisitions. Sajid brings to this team deep cross-industry and cross-functional experience.