Rich Canote

CFO, San Diego Lead

30 years’ deep in the life science sector, with detailed knowledge of therapeutic development and clinical diagnostics.

Seasoned pro at establishing operations for life science start-ups, including building and managing finance and accounting functions.

Whiz at crafting successful fund-raising strategy, budgeting, forecasting, SEC financial reporting, audit management, IPO readiness, M&A due diligence.

Need to know

  • Past clients and employers include great companies with names like Quanta, Rondo, Selva, Walking Fish, Visgenx, CoCensys, Artelo and Response.
  • Holds a CPA in California.
  • Plays a mean guitar.