Karen Rands interviews Tico Blumenthal to share with her Compassionate Capitalist Podcast audience the journey from innovation corporate exec to innovation investor. 

Tico demonstrates how he is a Compassionate Capitalist as he shares his passion putting his investment capital to work with the intent of serving the aim of better health, globally.  To that end he advises and invests in a diverse portfolio of early stage ventures, including implantable diagnostics, cardiovascular devices and digital health.  Listen to learn about Tico's passion about innovation and some best practices for assessing deals ripe for investment. 

Tico Blumenthal is the co-chair of the Medical Device Screening Committee of Life Science Angels and the head of Global Strategic Marketing at Cardinal Health's Cordis interventional vascular division. Tico brings over 15 years of operational experience in sales, marketing and innovation management in medical devices, including over 10 years with Medtronic, where he co-founded and developed Medtronic's Innovation Center in Shanghai.  He holds a BA from Dartmouth College and a BE and MS from the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmout.  To learn more about the mission of the Life Sciences Angels,  visit.  

To learn more about how Karen is working to bring a fresh new generation of investors to the market as compassionate capitalists, visit http://insidesecretstoangelinvesting.com  

The interview is also available on youtube: https://youtu.be/sVJWnjddVAw