Managing Partner at Profound Ventures - USA
Brian Meshkin helps build “rocket ship” companies to solve societal problems at Profound Ventures. His social entrepreneurship began as an award-winning 13 year-old youth activist. Following a friend’s death, Brian led the effort to pass the nation's first bicycle helmet law for children. Then, he volunteered with Safe Kids Worldwide to advocate for similar laws nationally. Brian has founded and led some of the fastest growing technology companies - ranked in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 and Inc. 500. The Baltimore Sun selected him as an "Earthly Angel" for his positive impact. Brian was the 2016 Emerging Technology Company CEO of the Year by the OC Tech Alliance/OCTANe, 2016 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Winner from the OC Business Journal, and a two-time finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Previously, he was CEO of Proove Biosciences, as well as worked at Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, and Prometheus Laboratories.