Orrick Advises Founders Factory on NY HealthTech Hub Launch


Orrick has advised London-based startup builder Founders Factory on the launch of its healthcare-focused New York hub, with an investment from Johnson & Johnson Innovation. Founders Factory NY, headed by Maya Baratz Jordan, will build and invest in startups that will increase access to healthcare. The company’s first vertical will invest in consumer healthcare, with a focus on women’s health. Additional corporate partners will be added in time.

The Orrick team advising Founders Factory was led by Shawn Atkinson and included Pete Fusco, Samir Bakhru, Etan Fraser, Steve Malvey, Michael Yang, Alex Sobolev and Ed Eisert.