Heath Lukatch, Ph.D.

Heath founded Red Tree VC and serves as the firm’s managing partner. A highly regarded and accomplished life science industry investor, his 35 career investments have resulted in 20 value-creating exits including 11 companies entering the public market and nine others being acquired. He is deeply ingrained within the West Coast life science community, having established wide-ranging relationships during his successful tenures at TPG, Novo Ventures and Piper Jaffray Ventures.