Ben Lenail, based in Palo Alto CA, currently works for biotech company Deep Genomics, developing novel therapies for rare genetic diseases with large unmet needs. Ben is an investor in 15 early-stage healthcare companies with HealthTech Capital. He is a mentor with the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative; and serves on the Board of ALD Connect and the Advisory Board of the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations.
Ben has worked in high-tech in Silicon Valley for 30+ years. He’s a graduate of the University of Washington in Seattle WA and Sciences-Po in Paris. Ben’s wife Laurie Yoler has been his partner for three decades and together they have two adult sons: Alex and Max; and a very sweet Golden Retriever: Hazel.