Minova

Minova

By
Katherine Bose, Robert Chess, Peter Reiss
2008|Case No.E286

The protagonist (“Howard Glass”) is a recent GSB graduate (2007) heading up a biomedical device start-up focused on the gastric bypass market. The case tracks Glass and team from the team formation and idea generation phases through the company’s first 6-7 months of operation, as Minova burns through what little money it has and actively looks to close a seed round of funding.

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