Stream: Health, Public Health
Jason Robertson is a Co-Founder and Vice President of Investments at Nimbus Synergies, which leads early-stage financings in innovative and complementary health technology companies in British Columbia. By bringing these companies together to share resources, industry-specific knowledge, and key relationships, Nimbus is accelerating their growth and increasing their likelihood of success. Jason serves as Chair of the Board of Directors of Alavida Health and as a Board Director of Blue Mesa Health.
Jason is also an experienced technology entrepreneur and commercialization mentor and advisor dedicated to creating, building, and scaling world-class technology companies in Canada. He was previously head of Business Operations for Aquinox Pharmaceuticals where he was responsible for M&A, licensing, IP, contracts, and, outsourcing and relationship management. Jason was integrally involved in the company’s raising of more than $60M in VC financing, successful NASDAQ IPO, as well as initiating a $155 million partnership with Astellas Pharma.
Jason completed his B.Sc. in Microbiology & Immunology with a minor in Biotechnology from McGill University and earned an MBA specializing in Finance and Strategic Management from the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia.