Bill Link

MANAGING DIRECTOR: VERSANT VENTURES

Co-founded healthcare VC firm 1999 … specialty: early-stage medical device firms … $2.3B AUM … 65 IPOs or acquisitions … founder, American Medical Options, sold to Allergan 1986; founder ophthalmic surgical co. Chiron Vision, sold to Bausch & Lomb … chairman, Glaukos since 2001 … Edwards Lifesciences, Allegro Ophthalmics boards … avid aviator, hiker, skier, bird hunter … Colo. a favorite locale