Mentor

Paris Wallace

CEO, Ovuline

Paris Wallace currently serves as President and CEO of Ovuline. Ovuline is a Health IT company that combines user’s self-reported health data with clinical guidelines to lead couples through the conception process allowing them to conceive in half the time. Ovuline is part of the Fall 2012 Boston Techstars program. Paris is also the Co-President of the Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Boston & New England, an angel investment group comprised of Harvard graduates that focuses on providing growth capital to seed and growth stage companies thorughout New England.

Paris is also a co-founder of Good Start Genetics, a genomics technology company focused on fertiltly and reporductive health. As co-founder, Paris created the business plan, raised over $20MM from Orbimed Avdisors, Safeguard Scientific, SV Life Sciences and Lighthouse Capital, hired the first 20 employees, and sold the first products across the country. Prior to Good Start Genetics, he spent his career starting companies and working with start-ups. He also worked in the asset management division at Goldman Sachs and as a consultant for A.T. Kearney. Paris serves on the boards of Boston-based, start-ups Acceptional and Apartment Streaming and is a mentor at Techstars Boston. He enjoys mentoring and adivising young counpanies and has lectured on entrepreneurship at Harvard Business School, MIT Sloan, Amherst College and the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania.

Paris holds a bachelor’s degree from Amherst College, and an M.B.A. and M.P.A from Harvard University, where he was a Reynolds Fellow.