Senior Investment Director
Katie Ellias is a Senior Investment Director at Endeavour Vision, focusing on medical technology and digital health investments. In 2017, Katie served as the VP of the Lausanne Healthtech Summit. Previously, she was a principal at Sofinnova Partners in Paris. She was Board Observer at CorWave, Shockwave Medical, RefleXion Medical, ReCor Medical, Stentys and Pixium Vision and MD Start, a device incubator. She was also actively involved in the annual Bohemian Summit for Medical Devices. Before moving into VC, Katie was with Medtronic Inc, as the European Coronary Group Marketing Manager and interim Business Director. Katie also worked in BD for Medtronic’s Cardiac Surgery division in Minneapolis, coordinating the Corevalve and Ventor transcatheter valve acquisitions. She is an alumni of McKinsey & Company and Partners Healthcare in Boston. Katie holds an MBA in Healthcare Management from the Wharton School and a BA in International Relations f rom Yale University.