Spencer Giffin was the Senior Associate for Health Venture Services at MaRS where he managed internal operations, events and venture support programs. Spencer joined MaRS in 2016 from TEC Edmonton where he was responsible for implementing, developing and managing business development and commercialization strategies for companies spun out of the University of Alberta and at regional life sciences companies. Spencer holds a master’s of biomedical technology degree from the University of Calgary, and an honours bachelor of science (biology) degree from Queen’s University.