Chad leads TwinStrand’s board. He has more than 28 years’ of experience investing in IT and life sciences and serves on the boards of multiple other companies, including NanoString. Chad is the Managing Director of OVP Venture Partners, which has invested in 130 companies, with 53 exits, including 23 IPOs. Notable successes include WatchGuard, Seattle Genetics, and Rosetta Inpharmatics. Prior to joining OVP in 1987, Chad worked in the cardiovascular medical device division of Cobe Laboratories and as a General Partner at H&Q Venture Partners where he invested in IT and life sciences.