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Adele C. Oliva

  • Joined Quaker Partners as Partner in May 2007 and currently Partner and Co-Founder of 1315 Capital
  • Previously: Partner and Co-Head of US Healthcare at Apax Partners. Prior to joining Apax in 1997, held roles at Baxter Healthcare and CoreStates Financial Corp.
  • Active Quaker Responsibility: TelaBio
  • Select Prior Quaker Responsibilities: EKR Therapeutics (acquired by Cornerstone), NovaSom and PreCision Dermatology (acquired by Valeant)
  • Other: Ewing Marion Kauffman Fellow; Recognized by Forbes on Midas List of top 100 technology investors worldwide; top 10 life science investors and top women in venture capital; Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital Foundation Board.
  • Education: B.Sc. St. Joseph University, M.B.A. Cornell University where she was awarded an Albert Fried Fellowship, Graduate of Kauffman Fellows Class 3.