(October 2020) Bridge Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Hodgdon as General Counsel at Northpond Ventures
Northpond Ventures is a leading global venture capital firm dedicated to empowering the science- driven solutions that will drive humanity forward. Northpond has offices in Bethesda, Maryland– an emerging technology and science hub right outside Washington, D.C., and Harvard Square, Massachusetts- a world-renowned ecosystem for academic and research institutions.
Paul Hodgdon joins Northpond Ventures from KaVo Kerr, where he served as General Counsel. Previously, he was M&A Counsel at Danaher Corporation. Paul is an experienced leader who brings to the role deep expertise in corporate transactions and risk management. Paul received his B.A. from Harvard University, an M.S. from the London School of Economics, and earned his J.D. from Columbia Law School.
As General Counsel, Paul will provide legal advice and business counsel for all matters including: investment transaction support, managing the organization’s legal and regulatory affairs, and leading compliance efforts.
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