Cris De Luca

Digital Health Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cris De Luca

Digital Health Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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40 under 40 Healthcare Innovator by the Boston Business Journal and Medtech Boston; Cris is a seasoned entrepreneur/intrapreneur who is driven to improve human health through technology and innovation.

De Luca is currently the Global Head of Digital Innovation for Johnson & Johnson Innovation, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts where he is responsible for the digital strategy associated with developing collaborations across J&J's Innovation Centers, JLABS Incubator networks and JJDC Corporate Venture arm, to enable transformational therapies to patients and consumers everywhere.

With entrepreneurial DNA, Cris is most notably known for his role in the innovation economy since Co-Founding Ultra Light Startups, the oldest and largest startup venture competition in Boston and New York City. ULS accelerated 800+ bootstrapping startups with 26% having successfully raised seed/venture funding.

Cris serves on the advisory boards of SXSW Health, AARP Health Innovation, and the DigitalMedicine Showcase by EBD group. He advises/mentors academic and research institutes, government agencies, corporations, entrepreneurs, and early stage companies.

Languages:
English, Italian, Spanish

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  • Work
    • Johnson & Johnson Innovation
  • Education
    • Boston University
    • Suffolk University