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Martin Sumner-Smith - MaRS Discovery District. Toronto, Canada Area, , CA

Martin Sumner-Smith Martin Sumner-Smith

Senior Advisor, Life Sciences & Healthcare | MaRS Discovery District

Toronto, Canada Area, CANADA

Senior Advisor, Life Sciences & Healthcare at MaRS Discovery District

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Biography

Martin has executive experience in biotechnology, life science and information technology industries. He has held research management, marketing, communications, public relations, business development and licensing roles in established companies, and as an entrepreneur has founded several start-up companies.

He brings a biological scientist’s perspective to the analysis of the complex value networks that operate within and between organizations, and that increasingly depend on digital media and other emerging technologies.

Industry Expertise (2)

Computer Software Health Care - Services

Areas of Expertise (3)

Enterprise Content Management Enterprise Architecture Business Strategy

Education (4)

Yale: Postdoc, Molecular Biology 1984

University of Guelph: B.Sc., Biology 1975

University of Toronto: Ph.D., Medical Genetics/Biophysics 1982

University of Guelph: M.Sc., Genetics 1978

Affiliations (1)

  • MaRS Discovery District

Languages (1)

  • English
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