Mentor in Residence
- MS in Electrical Engineering, The University of Arizona
Areas of Interest
- Early-stage ventures
- International angel investment syndication
- Biomedical technologies
After studying physics at Reed College and Electrical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology and the University of Arizona, Emre founded two biomedical technology companies in Tucson, MedOptics and Bioptics Corporations, and co-founded one in Santa Clara, California, Radicon Imaging Corporation. Each company was acquired by larger firms within seven years of founding.
Emre is currently a member of the Desert Angels and Desert Tech, two Tucson-based angel investment groups; a member of Lab-X, an angel investment group based in Istanbul, Turkey; and a partner in Arch Partners, a local micro-seed fund.