Vice President, Venture Investments and Chief Operating Officer
Mike Chuisano, Vice President of Venture Investments and Chief Operating Officer, joined Johnson & Johnson Innovation - JJDC, Inc. (JJDC) in 2011. In 2012, Mike was appointed the additional position of Chief Operating Officer for JJDC. He services on the boards of several JJDC portfolio companies and is based in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Mike has over 30 years of healthcare experience in various operating roles including operations, sales, marketing, R&D and business development across Johnson & Johnson’s Medical Device & Diagnostic and Pharmaceuticals Group companies. In 1991, he transferred to Cincinnati as part of the startup team for Ethicon Endo Surgery. In 2000, he joined the Pharmaceuticals Group in an M&A role and was involved in leading and supporting several significant transactions. In 2008, he moved to Corporate Headquarters to establish the Corporate Development Business Development Group for licensing and acquisitions for Johnson & Johnson in white space areas of healthcare.
Mike received an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a BS in Engineering from the University of Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.