Bita is an Senior Director focusing on Ventures. She has more than 10 years of professional experience from both life science R&D and venture capital.
Prior to joining Trill Impact, Bita was an Investment Director at Industrifonden. Her previous experience includes positions such as Head of Business Development and Strategic Partnerships for Battat Inc., a consumer goods company, a consultant position in the health care team at Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, the Canadian investment fund. Before that she was a consultant at Foster Rosenblatt Consulting, a forecasting and valuation firm in the pharmaceutical area.
Bita Sehat holds a Master of Science in Biomedicine and a Ph.D. in molecular oncology, both from Karolinska Institute. Her scientific experience also includes two post-doctoral fellowships at Karolinska Institute and McGill University, within the area of signal transduction in cancer. Bita also holds an MBA degree in Strategy and Business Valuation from Concordia University John Molson School of Business.