Mr. Hoffman has more than 40 years of experience as an engineer, entrepreneur and venture capital investor. His career includes nuclear physics, the semiconductor industry, electronic design automation software, business consulting, university-based technology commercialization and venture capital. During his career he has started eight separate intrapreneurial and entrepreneurial ventures and served as a founder and senior executive in all of them. His governance experience includes public and private corporate board memberships as well as non-profit memberships and chairmanships. His education spans physics, electrical engineering, business and biotechnology.
As a BioMentor Mr. Hoffman can provide advice and assistance in the areas of business creation, investment strategies and capital sources, market-entry and growth strategies, corporate governance and advisory boards and for companies with origins in the academic/research sector, advice and assistance in working with institutions and researchers.