Wolfgang Renz

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Wolfgang Renz   MD, PhD

Dr. Wolfgang Renz is a business executive with expertise in medical innovation and cross-industry convergence, and a physician specializing in hepatology. Dr. Renz holds an MD and PhD from the University of Freiburg Medical School in Germany, and graduated magna cum laude. Currently, he holds several positions, including:

  • Partner at Tarmes Capital in Montreal, Canada;
  • Senior Lecturer Executive at the School of Management, Technology, and Law, University of Sankt Gallen, Switzerland;
  • Adjunct Professor of Experimental Surgery in the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal; and
  • Lt. Colonel (Reserve) in the German Armed Forces Medical Services Command.

Dr. Renz has also been a Senior Research Fellow at the Healthcare Innovation & Technology Lab in New York City since 2012. From 2014 to 2015, he was President of International Business at Physicians Interactive Holdings Inc., a provider of online clinical resources for healthcare professionals, and from 2011 to 2014, Dr. Renz was Corporate Vice President of Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH, a leading international pharmaceutical company. Dr. Renz speaks German, English, and French. In addition to his extensive work in for-profit and academic sectors, Dr. Renz has also worked with the German Red Cross and the Peace Corps.

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