Bernard Lim

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Bernard Lim has an outstanding track record of leading strategic development and innovation and achieving exceptional growth and performance spanning the biotechnology, medical devices, diagnostics and high technology sectors with both start-ups and corporate multinationals across the U.S., Canada and Europe. He was CEO/founder of a medical device company where he led its spectacular growth and subsequently exited with a highly successful sale to a global pharmaceutical. He is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Cardiol Therapeutics, a biotech in Canada as well as Chair of the Board of multiple companies including Altus Assessments (Canada), Front Line Medical (Canada) and AndersDx (UK). He is also a board director for Aventamed (Ireland) and the resident life science Executive in Residence for Innovation Factory, the Ontario Regional Innovation Centre in Hamilton where he is mentor/advisor to multiple companies. Previously, he was head of R&D for a leading neonatology company before joining a global technology company where he led and scaled its UK operations exponentially. Subsequently, as Senior VP for a cardiovascular biotech, he established the infrastructure for a global clinical trial and latterly served as CEO for a glaucoma and Alzheimer’s diagnostic company (UK).