Phone Number: 617-428-5150
Dr. Fortune has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare, life sciences and information technology sectors including R&D, business development, manufacturing, information technology and general management responsibilities. He has been a Partner at Boston Millennia Partners since 2002. He was previously President and Chief Operating Officer of New Era of Networks (Nasdaq: NEON); Vice President at Monsanto; Vice President at Bristol Myers Squibb; Group President at Baxter International; and VP R&D at Baxter International. Dr. Fortune, currently serves on the board of directors of PAREXEL International Corp. (NasdaqGS: PRXL). He has been responsible for nurturing start-up activities from idea to prototype to standalone business and has been involved in some 30 M&A transactions from sourcing the company to closing the deal and ensuring successful integration. Dr. Fortune has also served on the engineering and scientific advisory boards of the University of Wisconsin, the University of Illinois, and the University of Chicago, and currently is Senior Market Sector Leader/Senior Advisor at Partners Innovations in Boston. Prior to Partners, Pat served as Senior General Manager, Portfolio and Commercial Transactions at Cleveland Clinic Innovations. He holds a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin, an MBA from Northwestern University, and a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin.