Geneoscopy Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship
Andrew Barnell, CEO, Among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2021 Builders + Innovators Summit
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Geneoscopy Inc., a life sciences company focused on the development of diagnostic tests for gastrointestinal health, today announced that Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) is recognizing the company's co-founder and CEO, Andrew Barnell, as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2021 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Healdsburg, California.
Goldman Sachs selected Barnell as one of 100 entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the two-day event. Barnell began his career with J.P. Morgan's healthcare investment banking group, working primarily on M&A and capital markets transactions. Prior to co-founding Geneoscopy, he was an associate at Lindsay Goldberg, a middle-market private equity firm focused on partnering with family-owned businesses. Barnell holds a BA in Applied Economics and Management, with a specialization in Finance, from Cornell University and earned an MBA in Health Care Management and Entrepreneurial Management from The Wharton School.
"We are honored to have Andrew recognized as part of this distinguished group of entrepreneurs," commented Vince Wong, Geneoscopy's Chief Commercial Officer. "With an initial focus on colorectal cancer prevention, Geneoscopy's technology is poised to transform gastrointestinal health by enabling earlier detection, more accurate diagnosis, and more effective therapeutic management. It is exciting to have Andrew's vision for the company recognized, validating the significant impact it will have on shaping the future of gastrointestinal health."
"Innovation doesn't happen just anywhere; it thrives where there's a wide range of thoughts and perspectives," said David M. Solomon, Chairman & CEO of Goldman Sachs. "One of our great strengths is our ability to bring together people from different walks of life and to spark conversations today that will lead to breakthroughs tomorrow. The leaders we've chosen to highlight at our Builders + Innovators Summit are truly remarkable, and we are pleased to recognize Andrew as one of this year's most intriguing entrepreneurs."
In addition to honoring 100 entrepreneurs, the summit consists of general sessions and clinics led by seasoned entrepreneurs, academics, and business leaders as well as resident scholars.
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