Camille SamuelsPartner at Venrock
Cami Samuels focuses on healthcare with an emphasis on biotech, medical devices, and consumer health. She currently serves on the board of Unity (UBX), Biolux, Corvidia, and recently stepped off the board of REGENXBIO (RGNX). Prior to Venrock, Cami was a Managing Director at Versant Ventures where she served on the board of many companies including Kythera (KYTH), Novacardia (acquired by Merck), and ParAllele (acquired by Affymetrix). She was also a board observer at several companies including Genomic Health (GHDX), Jazz (JAZZ), Fluidigm (FLDM), and Syrrx (acquired by Takeda). Before Versant, she was responsible for business development at Tularik (acquired by Amgen). During her early career, Cami worked in corporate development at Genzyme and Millennium Predictive Medicine, and was a management consultant at LEK Consulting. Cami earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Duke University and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where she graduated as a Baker Scholar.