Katie Ellias is a healthcare venture capital investor, focusing on the medical device and digital health sectors.
As a Senior Investment Director at Endeavour Vision, Katie sourced deals for the €250M Euro Medtech Growth Fund. Previously Katie was a principal on the life sciences investment team at Sofinnova Partners in Paris, specializing in medical device investments. She held Board Observer positions for CorWave, Shockwave Medical, ReCor Medical, Stentys ,and MD Start, a medical device incubator. She helped lead the annual Bohemian Summit for Medical Devices.
Before VC, Katie was with Medtronic Inc, leading the European Coronary team as the Group Marketing Manager and interim Business Director. Katie initially worked in Business Development for Medtronic’s Cardiac Surgery division in Minneapolis. She began her career as a consultant with McKinsey & Company strategy consulting in Boston and also worked for Partners Healthcare Inc., in Boston negotiating agreements between the hospitals and large private payor systems.
Katie holds an MBA in Healthcare Management from the Wharton School and a BA in International Relations and Political Science from Yale University, cum laude.