Director, Corporate Partnerships
Plug and Play is a startup investor and accelerator with portfolio companies such as Dropbox, PayPal, Lending Club, Guardant Health, and SoundHound. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Plug and Play has expanded into 28 locations globally. In addition to investing, Plug and Play runs 12 industry specific programs matchmaking corporations with startups for business development and investment opportunities.
Julia leads the corporate partnerships for the Health program which partners with over 15 leading corporations including Johnson & Johnson, Ascension Health, AARP, and AstraZeneca/Medimmune. The program has since expanded domestically into Cleveland with a partnership with Cleveland Clinic and Jumpstart and will expand globally to Munich and Beijing in 2018.