Paul McCreadie joined Arboretum Ventures in 2006 as an Associate and became a Managing Director in 2011.
Paul invests in capital-efficient medical technology, service, and health IT companies focusing on the application of innovative technologies to underserved markets. His technical background in engineering provides a foundation for assessing product development risks and assisting portfolio companies with new product introductions. Paul is the former Chief Operating Officer for CerviLenz, an Arboretum portfolio company based in Ohio, where he led the re-design of the company’s first commercial product from concept to launch. In his time with Arboretum, Paul has held board responsibilities for more than six portfolio companies and has led three investments.
Prior to joining Arboretum, Paul worked at Ford Motor Company for eight years, holding management positions within new product development, manufacturing, and business strategy. He was an associate with the Wolverine Venture Fund (WVF) while an MBA student at Michigan's Ross School of Business.