Jacob Wood-Chvalkosky

Venture Analyst

Site: CDL-Rockies

Jacob Wood-Chvalkovsky is a Venture Analyst with the CDL-Rockies team. Jacob holds a BSc with a combined major in Biochemistry and Chemistry from the University of British Columbia and is currently a candidate for the Master of Biomedical Technology (MBT) program at the University of Calgary.

Jacob enjoys teaching others, he has worked as a teacher’s assistant in chemistry labs where he guided students by giving advice on their lab technique and writing on formal reports. In addition, Jacob started his own business tutoring students in science-related topics at high-school and university levels after being recommended by an instructor during his second year at university.

At CDL-Rockies, Jacob is using his knowledge from the MBT program to seek out promising ventures and develop a plan to help identify when science-based companies are ready for the CDL program.