PETALUMA, Calif., Nov. 28, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RetinalGeniX™ Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB:RTGN) (“RetinalGeniX” or the “Company”) today announced the addition of Stephen Tannenbaum to the Business Advisory Board of RetinalGeniX. Mr. Tannenbaum will provide strategic business advice, consult on potential mergers and acquisitions, and the development of channels to acquire additional capital for the Company.
“We are excited to welcome Stephen. His financial expertise will further strengthen the Company as we pursue our mission to revolutionize healthcare technology,” said Jerry Katzman MD, Chairman, President & CEO of RetinalGeniX.
Mr. Tannenbaum is a seasoned professional in capital markets with a proven track record in raising both equity and debt for public and private companies in special situations. His expertise lies in crafting compelling narratives for capital raises and utilizing resources and knowledge to offer strategic and actionable advice. As a versatile generalist, he has successfully advised and closed transactions across diverse industries, including but not limited to technology, pharmaceuticals, and cannabis. Throughout his investment banking career, he played a pivotal role in raising capital for M&A, equity and debt capital markets, IPOs, and SPACs, specializing in the pharmaceutical and cannabis sectors. He is a distinguished graduate with honors from The Wharton School of The University of Pennsylvania, bringing a unique blend of academic excellence and real-world financial acumen to the table.
“I am looking forward to working alongside Dr. Katzman and his team of world-renowned medical advisors at this pivotal moment of growth for RetinalGeniX,” said Mr. Tannenbaum.
RetinalGeniX is an ophthalmic research and development company focused on developing technologies for the early detection and treatment of ocular diseases as well as neurodegenerative, cardiovascular, vascular, metabolic, and diabetic conditions.
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