Chief of Staff, Executive Vice President
Prior to joining IBRI, Hege spent the past 10 years working as a Project Director for BioCrossroads. In this role, Hege was instrumental in developing the case statements, strategies and operating models for a number of BioCrossroads’ stakeholder-driven initiatives, such as the Datalys Center, Indy Hub, the Indiana Health Information Exchange, the Fairbanks Institute for Healthy Communities, and the Indiana Biosciences Research Institute. Hege also played early key management roles helping operationalize several of these efforts and periodically supported their ongoing operations and planning as an advisor. In addition, Hege served as a principal of BioCrossroads’ Indiana Seed Fund II, assisting with deal sourcing, diligence, and execution of portfolio investments, providing research support and counsel on several of BioCrossroads’ published research reports, and supporting BioCrossroads’ university engagement efforts, including work with the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute at Indiana University School of Medicine.
Hege serves on the boards of directors for 16 Tech Community Corporation Inc. and Diagnotes Inc., a clinical communications technology platform. Hege has also served on the boards of directors of the Indy Hub, a non-profit focused on regional vitality and community engagement for young professionals, Thrive Inc., a clinical data repository and analytics platform, and the Datalys Center, a sports medicine research institute formed in collaboration with the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the American College of Sports Medicine.
Prior to joining BioCrossroads, Hege worked for seven years in management consulting for firms in Boston and New York, advising leading healthcare, pharmaceutical and technology companies on brand management, business development and technology strategy. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University and MBA from Harvard Business School.