James O'Connell Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


James O'Connell General Information


Mr. James O'Connell serves as Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Member at Medical Nutrition Innovation. He co-founded and served as the Chief Executive Officer at Envara Health. He serves as Principal at Safeguard Scientifics. He is a Board Member of Quatia. At Safeguard, he is responsible for screening deals, conducting due diligence for various acquisition opportunities and supporting Safeguard's healthcare partner companies. He has eight years of operational, financial and entrepreneurial experience in healthcare and the life sciences. During business school, Mr. O'Connell served as Summer Associate for Quaker BioVentures and Commons Capital, and also completed an internship at Liquidia Technologies in business development. Prior, he was in the Corporate Ventures/Business Development group of Becton Dickinson, an F500 medical technology firm. From 1998-2001, he held progressive positions in Sales, Marketing and Business Development at Chemdex, a pioneering startup that raised $450M in financing. Mr. O'Connell started his career in R&D at Biosite and helped developed the firm's blockbuster BNP panel diagnosing congestive heart failure ($600+M sales to date). He received a B.S. in biochemistry from Virginia Tech and served as class president for four years. He also received an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he led the University of Pennsylvania's $70K Business Plan Competition and received a fellowship in healthcare entrepreneurship.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 256 Eagleview Boulevard
  • Suite 213
  • Exton, PA 19341
  • United States
+1 (484) 000-0000

James O'Connell Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Quantia 30-Oct-2012 00000 00000 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 00000 0'0000000

James O'Connell Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Quantia 23-Jul-2015 000000000000000000

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James O'Connell Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
James O'Connell Angel Investor 0 0 Exton, PA