Rob Wilson is Senior Project Director at IHMC and will focus on technology commercialization and private sector relations. Mr. Wilson is a former investment banker with over twenty years of financing experience. He is the former Head of Healthcare Corporate Finance at both First Union and, most recently, the Royal Bank of Canada. Mr. Wilson worked in the Research Triangle Park, NC area for six years and spent the last three years of his career headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Mr. Wilson has been involved in over $3 billion of funding for a wide range of companies in the biotechnology, medical technology, and healthcare service industries. He directed the national venture capital marketing effort for healthcare venture funds at all of his prior investment banking firms. He has also worked with companies that were incubated or financed by technologies from some of the nation's leading research universities including Stanford, Duke, MIT and Harvard. In addition, Mr. Wilson has served on the Advisory Boards of the Counsel for Entrepreneurial Development in the Research Triangle Park and the Royal Bank of Canada Life Science Fund. He has significant experience in balancing fundamental academic research, technology transfer, entrepreneurial management and venture funding to develop successful businesses.
Most recently Mr. Wilson served as CEO of Medcomsoft Inc. a KLAS award winning electronic medical record company.