Marc Rioult, Director, Deal Facilitationyet2.com - Market your IP smarter -- not harder, marketing & licensing technology, yet2.com -- Bios
...Marc RioultDirector, Deal Facilitation
At yet2.com, Dr. Rioult's
primary role is in deal facilitation and deal making, but he
also draws on his
technical expertise to deliver consulting services involving life sciences, healthcare, and software.He joined yet2.com in the fall of 2004 and is account manager for several of yet2.com's Fortune 100 clients in the US, France, Germany, and Switzerland. Before joining yet2.com, Dr. Rioult was VP Consulting with Foresight Science & Technology, a technology and market assessment consultancy.
created the consulting group and structured and led the initial stages of the company's expansion into regional offices.He
was involved in over 60 commercialization and deal structuring projects for corporate clients and for NSF
and EPA SBIR awardees.This work followed two years as Director of Operations at AutoQuant Imaging
, a startup developing software for 3D image processing and visualization where he
was responsible for business development among other.Before, Dr. Rioult conducted academic research as a neuroscientist at Brown and Yale University, and at the University of Berne in Switzerland.His
academic work focused on the brain's functional development and on cellular pharmacology.Dr. Rioult
designed several high speed optical imaging systems that were copied by various organizations. Dr. Rioult earned a masters degree in behavioral neuroscience and biomedical engineering, and a Ph.D. in neuroscience from the Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland.He also earned an MBA from the executive MBA program at Boston University.He
has coauthored numerous scientific papers, has co-organized two international symposiums on high-speed optical imaging and analysis, and he
has been invited to lecture in the US, Europe, and Asia.While working in academic research, he has consulted for various companies in the US and in Europe.He is currently serving on the International Advisory Board of the "Prague Medical Report" (Sborník lékarský), a multidisciplinary biomedical journal.Dr. Rioult
is fluent in English, French, and German.