Katie Segien is the Innovation Lead at Boston Children’s Hospital Innovation & Digital Health Accelerator.
Katie manages the Accelerator Grant Program, a portfolio of health technology projects, and supports the vetting and selection of high-value digital health innovations from outside start-ups and within the hospital. With a background in finance, venture capital and healthcare, Katie helps with business plan creation and figuring out commercial potential of innovation.
Prior to Boston Children’s Hospital, Katie was a Senior Associate at Hercules Capital, a venture debt and equity provider to venture capital and private equity backed life science and technology companies. At Hercules, Katie focused on debt and equity investments across a wide range of life science vertical markets assisting with >$450M in funded deals. Prior to Hercules, Katie held positions at Credit Suisse, Batterymarch Financial Management and Boston Scientific.
Katie received her B.S. in Finance and Social Entrepreneurship from Northeastern University and MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill focused on Entrepreneurship.Back To Team