Tiara is an ecosystem builder with a passion for helping founders launch and grow their businesses. As Director of New Ventures, Tiara supports a number of existing commercialization activities in addition to developing new opportunities.
Before joining with the Science Center, Tiara led East Coast business development for an impact investment company devoted to diverse-founder-led businesses and those committed to diverse hiring practices by helping them accelerate business growth through catalytic capital and advisory services. Prior, Tiara was a global business leader in the healthcare industry – driving fifteen years of innovation, growth, and sustainability across several therapeutic areas.
Tiara currently serves on several non-profit boards in the Philadelphia area, maintains a management consulting practice, and lends her marketing and business strategy expertise to business owners across the globe.