Katya Hancock is a Partner at StartUp Health, which was founded in 2011 to organize, support, and invest in a global army of Health Transformers to improve global health. StartUp Health has the largest digital health portfolio in the world, with 250+ companies in 21 countries.
At StartUp Health, Katya focuses on a broad range of activities designed to help Health Transformers build equity value including leading a team focused on developing relationships with customer and investor stakeholders, leading capital raise efforts to build strategic partnerships, and Investor Relations. Katya regularly meets with senior leadership across the industry to help them advance their innovation strategies.
Prior to StartUp Health, Katya helped build three financial tech startups, growing two of them to acquisition by Fortune 500 companies. Her experience includes corporate strategy, strategic partnerships, product management, and marketing.
Katya recently relocated to the Bay Area from NYC to launch StartUp Health’s west coast headquarters. She lives with her husband and two children in Berkeley, CA.