Mr. William Hyun serves as Venture Partner at Genoa Ventures. With more than 25 years of life technology experience, He serves as Board Member at Akadeum Life Sciences. William is a respected expert in both basic research and clinical technology development. At the University of California San Francisco, he directed one of the largest academic core laboratories in the world, with a strong concentration on cytometry and genomic technologies and applications. His academic career included joint appointments at UC Berkeley and the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, three honorary doctorates, and authorship of over 100 peer-reviewed publications. Bill has been has been directly involved in the conception, design, and engineering of numerous commercially successful analytical instruments, consumables products, and software programs. Bill's career is characterized by his ability to repeatedly identify opportunities for disruptive science and technology in transformative markets, and to add value through the life cycle of a start-up. Bill has been a founder, investor, and/or advisor to more than 20 startups with the common goal of impacting healthcare worldwide. Bill has served as Venture Partner with two Bay Area venture groups focused on early-stage investment, and is closely affiliated with four life tech incubators. He has a BS and a PhD degree.