Corinne Nevinny

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Corinne Nevinny

General Partner, Avestria Ventures

Ms. Nevinny has served on our Board of Directors since January 2019. Since 2019, Ms. Nevinny has served as General Partner of Avestria Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on early stage investments in women’s health care and women in Lifesciences. She also serves as General Partner at LMNVC, a seed venture fund making early-round investments in start-up companies that have products or provide services to improve quality of life, including health and wellness oriented businesses. From 2003 to 2010, she served in various roles at Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, including General Manager – Cardiac Surgery Systems, President of Global Operations, and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. During this time, Ms. Nevinny was responsible for global manufacturing, quality and supply chain operations, as well as oversight of core operating units including finance, IT, internal audit and risk management. Prior to joining Edwards, Ms. Nevinny held various finance and investment banking positions. Ms. Nevinny is a member of the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Foundation and serves on the Board of Directors of Restorsea LLC. She previously served on the Board of privately-held nVision, as well as public company Boards, including Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Neurocrine Biosciences, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and SangStat Medical Corp. and chaired the Audit Committees for Avanir, Neurocrine and Onyx. Ms. Nevinny brings considerable public board experience and a breadth of first-hand experience managing complex global finance, logistics, regulatory and manufacturing operations, which are directly relevant to our business. Ms. Nevinny holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.

Independent Director