Andras Forgacs

Managing Director, Richmond Global, LLC

Andras Forgacs is Managing Director of Richmond Global, where he is responsible for the day-to-day management of Richmond’s portfolio of venture investments as well as sourcing new investment opportunities.  He is also the co-founder of Organovo, a highly recognized tissue engineering company that has pioneered the use of 3D bio-printing to create human tissue for medical applications.  Andras is also the Founder of Modern Meadow, which applies this 3D bio-printing approach to produce in-vitro meat and animal products without killing animals and without the environmental, health and resource burden of the livestock industry.  Previously, Andras was a consultant in the New York office of McKinsey & Company.  He also helped found the client-facing E-commerce Group of Citigroup.  Andras serves on the boards of Organavo and Modern Meadow and is a board observer of AdChina, LearnVest and Fiksu Mobile.  He is also co-founder and Chairman Emeritus of the international non-profit Resolution Project.  Andras is a Kauffman Fellow with the Center for Venture Education and a Term Member with the Council on Foreign Relations.