Chase Bonhag is an Associate at IllinoisVENTURES where he focuses on the sourcing and due diligence of new investments, the assessment of both technical and commercial strengths and weaknesses of early-stage technologies, and provides investment recommendations for IllinoisVENTURES. Chase also plays an active role in the University of Illinois entrepreneurial ecosystem. Prior to joining IllinoisVENTURES, Chase worked on the Global Strategic Marketing team at Abbott Point of Care, supporting new product development projects. Chase has spent time at a boutique healthcare consulting firm focusing on care management and was a co-founder of HireStarts. Chase earned his MBA from the University of Illinois and his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Western Michigan University.