Mr. Chris Wheeler
Diagnose Early Founder & Chairman
University of Wisconsin Madison, BSME with Honors 5/88
Harvard Business School, MBA 5/93
Mr. Wheeler is an experienced, results-driven, executive who has worked in the Silicon Valley for over 20 years. He has a proven track record of identifying and building new and large revenue streams, and has significant experience building businesses, managing P&Ls, growing revenue, and sourcing capital. Notable efforts include:
Mr. Wheeler has led projects and programs related to cardiac surgery, catheter manufacturing, drug delivery, cancer diagnostics, and several other areas within the healthcare industry.
Implemented process improvements at Baxter’s Cardio Vascular Group’s catheter manufacturing plant in Puerto Rico.
Implemented commercialization strategy for breath based diagnostics launched out of Stanford Hospital and Stanford Core Labs (Diagnose Early).
Implemented strategy for large energy company in Northern Nevada where team is targeting a $1.5Bn exit in the energy space.
Leading strategy work for Media company led by former President of Disney.
Member of team focused on commercializing proton beam cancer therapy facilities in the United States and over seas.
Board Member of University of Wisconsin Industrial Advisory Board, where members include well known industry leaders in Healthcare, Technology, and Banking.
Board Member, Diagnose Early, Inc.
Board Member, Heritage Ventures, Inc.