Jenny Barba, MBA, MHSA
CO-FOUNDER AND MANAGING PARTNER OF FEATURES CAPITAL
Jenny is a venture investor with over twenty-three years of experience financing the growth of medical device and healthcare technology innovation. Jenny has executed over $4 billion in capital transactions across thirty lead-managed public and private equity offerings, M&A, and alternative investments. Jenny specializes in deal sourcing, portfolio construction, harvesting growth and building management teams in medical technology companies across all stages of development and a broad spectrum of diseases. Jenny has a successful track record fundraising for shareholder value creation, and strategic planning for corporate development, market expansion, commercialization growth and exits. Jenny has a broad network of trusted relationships with senior leaders in venture capital, founders, executives, board members, innovation centers and economic development hubs.
Jenny is a member of Kauffman Fellows Class 26, Trustee of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital part of Dartmouth Health, Steering Committee Member of the University of Michigan Fast Forward Medical Innovation Hub and the MedTech Collaborative, Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer (DIAC) External Review Panel, guest lecturer at University of Michigan and University of Vermont, and advisor to several life sciences startup hubs, including BioUtah. Jenny received her BA in Neuroscience from Colorado College and an MBA and MHSA from the University of Michigan.
Jenny and her family live in Norwich, Vermont where they can be found downhill and nordic skiing and adventuring on local trails.