Irem Mertol is a Director at McKesson Ventures responsible for sourcing and performing due-diligence on potential investments, synthesizing industry trends to develop investment theses and supporting portfolio management. She brings several years of experience as both an investor and entrepreneur across healthcare services and technology companies. Most recently, Irem was responsible for developing and implementing network management, pharmacy benefit management and wellness products for self-insured organizations at Burd Health. Prior to Burd Health, she held product and business development roles with healthcare startups such as Omada Health, MC10 and Caremerge. Irem also brings relevant venture and growth equity investment experience from Andreessen Horowitz, Canvas Ventures, StartUp Health and Madison Dearborn Partners. Irem holds an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and earned her undergraduate degree in Economics and Biomedical Engineering from Duke University.