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Zach Ellis

The Ohio State University
Director of New Ventures
Zachary Ellis, Jr. is Director of New Ventures at The Ohio State University and has over 19 years of management experience and has been commercializing early-stage technologies via startups and other vehicles for the past seven.  Before joining Ohio State, Zach worked at PepsiCo as a member of the corporate innovation and technology ventures team, leading venture investments and partnerships in food, agriculture and agtech.  Zach began his career as an active duty officer in the US Navy, followed by progressive roles in consulting and business development.  He is graduate of the US Naval Academy, has an MBA from Pepperdine University and an MS in biotechnology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, May 9

3:00pm EDT