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Adam Dakin

Managing Director, Health

Dreamit Ventures



Adam serves as the Managing Director of Dreamit Health, a venture fund that accelerates healthtech companies. His career has focused on building early stage venture-backed health tech companies. Adam has held various senior management roles in sales, marketing, product development, clinical affairs, operations, and general management. He co-founded five companies which raised over $60M in early stage capital. He also co-founded the PLEXUS Innovation Hub, a Philadelphia-based co-working space focused on early stage health technology companies.

Prior to joining Dreamit Ventures, Adam served as CEO of PhotoSonix Medical, a venture-backed company he co-founded that is developing a consumer device for acne. Previously, he served as the CEO of Bioconnect Systems and X-SITE Medical (acquired by Maquet Getinge Group).

Adam serves on the boards of Safkan Ear and ActiveProtective. He is the co-chair of the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technology (PACT) medical technology advisory board and serves as a Mentor in Residence for the Penn Center for Innovation. Adam was awarded the PACT MedTech Leadership Award in 2014. He is a named inventor on seven U.S. patents. Adam holds a BSE from the Wharton School and an MBA from UCLA.

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