Gus Domel

Investment Associate, Boost VC

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Atlantic

Stream: Oceans

Gus is currently an Investment Associate with Boost VC. Gus spent his PhD at Harvard and his postdoc at Stanford developing a wide range of futuristic technologies, including an octopus-like soft robot, shark skin-inspired aerodynamic surfaces, and sensor-embedded brain injury wearables. His various works have been featured in National Geographic, Newsweek, The New York Times, and Syfy Network (so appropriate), among others (h-index 13). Gus would bring additional science and engineering expertise, as well as solidifying VC representation o our Oceans stream.

Prior to joining Boost VC, Gus served as the Chief Scientist & Director of Product at Force Impact Technologies (FIT), a brain health tech startup developing novel technologies to understand and prevent traumatic brain injury. FIT has raised a Series A with a total amount of funding of $4.4M USD, with Avnet being one of the main investors.