Chris Hanson, CEO Tricera Labs

Chris Hanson is the founder of Tricera Labs, a medtech venture studio, where he serves as the CEO/co-founder of its first incubated portfolio company, Perikinetics. He is a medtech focused entrepreneur with experience as a founder, engineer and strategist in a variety of startup and larger strategic medical device organizations. Previously, he served in a variety of early stage engineering, business and consulting roles with the Bay Area medtech incubator, Shifamed, on legacy and current portfolio companies. He has also led the corporate initiatives team at CoorsTek Medical focusing on the development of new orthopedic technologies. Furthermore, Chris also brings venture capital experience leading medtech, healthcare IT and technology focused early stage investments via Grant Park Ventures. He holds engineering degrees from Johns Hopkins University.