Dhruv VigVP at Silicon Valley Bank
Dhruv is part of Silicon Valley Bank's Insights team, where he leverages a combination of SVB's proprietary data, its vantage point within the innovation ecosystem and healthcare industry knowledge to build strategic relationships and publish thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining SVB, Dhruv co-founded a HealthTech company and worked with entrepreneurs at SRI (formerly Stanford Research Institute) International helping them launch their ventures. He holds a doctorate from the University of Arizona and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in computational biophysics. He was one of eight people within Maryland to be awarded $110,000 for two years by the Maryland Stem Cell Foundation to conduct human stem cell based research, and one of seven people to receive a prestigious Nanotechnology for Cancer Research (NTCR) fellowship.