Marc Beer is the Chairman, Co-founder and CEO of Renovia. He is highly experienced when it comes to pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, diagnostics and devices. Marc Beer has more than 25 years worth of experience in these areas, and is a highly qualified professional.
Marc Beer became the Founding CEO of ViaCell in 2000. ViaCell collected stem cells from umbilical chords. By 2005, the company grew to have about 300 employees, and it went public. In 2007, ViaCell, was acquired by PerkinElmer. Before he worked at ViaCell, he worked for Genzyme. While working for Genzyme, he held several positions. The most recent positions that he held while working for Genzyme was one in which he had to with the launching of products for rare diseases. Before he worked for Genzyme, he worked for Abbot Laboratories. In this organization, he held positions having to do with marketing.
Marc Beer’s current company, Renovia, focuses on medical technology that has to do with pelvic floor issues in women. In August of 2018, they announced the big news that they closed $42.3 million in financing. Ten million dollars were included in venture debt, and $32.3 million were in equity. Any proceeds gained from the funding will go straight to future pursuits of coming out with products. Perceptive Advisers and Ascension Ventures took part in the Series B Equity. Other companies such as Inova Strategic Investments, Western Technology Investment and Cormorant Asset Management.
Marc Beer is excited to see that so many investment entities, both old and new, have teamed up to fund new projects. There is a bright future for those who suffer from pelvic floor problems. Urinary incontinence is one of the most prevalent pelvic floor problems that women go through. About 250 million women, worldwide, suffer from this uncomfortable issue. The amount of women in the world who suffer from this problem is more than the populations of many countries. Marc Beer hopes to eliminate this issue from the earth.
There are many health niches to be concerned about. It is great that Marc Beer has chosen to be concerned about the niche of pelvic floor health in women. Too many women silently suffer from such ailments, and there is a need for more tests and treatments. The issues of pelvic floor problems may not be spoken about much in the media, though it is a very serious issue for those who go through it. Learn more: https://renoviainc.com/leadership/