Lahav Gil

Founder, Kangaroo Ventures

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Toronto

Stream: Health

Lahav Gil is a medtech entrepreneur, angel investor and a Venture Partner at Zoic Capital. Lahav works with medical device startups on technology development, innovation culture, operations, and commercialization strategies.

Lahav began his career as an industrial designer in the late 80s. He has over three decades of experience as a founder, innovator, entrepreneur, executive, and investor, mostly in the medtech space. Over that time, Lahav has contributed to the development and launch of over 200 technology products. He has founded several companies and sold two. Most notably, he founded Kangaroo Group (ISO 13485) and spent fifteen years building it into a major Canadian brand for medtech innovation, contract manufacturing, and medtech startup acceleration. In 2017, Lahav sold Kangaroo to its chief competitor, Starfish Medical.