Co-Founder and General Manager, Human Health

Marta Ortega-Valle

Marta is a GreenLight co-founder and leads GreenLight’s Life Sciences business which includes development of vaccines and therapeutics leveraging GreenLight’s mRNA drug development and manufacturing technology platform. Since the firm’s creation, Marta has successfully led multi-million-dollar collaboration agreements with life science companies from definition to execution. Prior to joining GreenLight, she was entrepreneur-in-residence at Kodiak Venture Partners, where she started GreenLight with Andrey Zarur and Professor James Swartz. Marta holds an  M.B.A. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan Fellows Program at the Sloan School of Management, and a master’s in electrical engineering from ETSEIB (UPC) Engineering School of Barcelona.