VP of Innovation
Liz Freund has been an active member of Chicago's healthtech innovation ecosystem since its inception. Mentored by some of healthcare's top innovators, Liz has developed a keen eye for spotting market opportunities and novel solutions to important problems. She's analyzed markets, produced business cases, and led cross-functional development teams for more than 30 healthtech startups developing technologies ranging from surgical devices to nanoparticle drug delivery systems. As BASE10's VP of Innovation, Liz is responsible for identifying unmet needs in target markets, evaluating opportunities, and ensuring that BASE10's solutions deliver their value as proposed. Liz holds a bachelor's degree from Columbia College and a master's degree from the Chicago School of Psychology.