Christy Wyskiel

Christy Wyskiel

Senior Advisor to the President

Johns Hopkins University


Christy Wyskiel is Senior Advisor to the President of Johns Hopkins University on matters of innovation, commercialization, and entrepreneurship. In her role, she heads up Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures, which includes technology transfer, the FastForward innovation hub, and commercial partnerships for the University.

Christy is a seasoned entrepreneur and investor with 20 years of experience primarily focused on the life sciences and healthcare industries. Prior to her career as an entrepreneur, Christy was a Managing Director at Maverick Capital, a long-short equity investment fund with over $12 billion under management, where she had a long track record of successful healthcare investing in both public and private companies. Prior to that, she was a healthcare and medical technology stock analyst at T. Rowe Price. Christy co-founded two Baltimore based start-ups and has served as a formal and informal advisor to many others.

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