Dr. Freeman, co-founder & CEO of Energesis, is an experienced entrepreneur and physician who has served as a Venture Partner at GreatPoint Ventures. While at GreatPoint he co-founded Zafgen, a venture-backed company developing a novel approach for obesity, and served as the company’s founding Vice President of Business Development. He was formerly an Engagement Manager at MEDACorp (later Leerink Swann Strategic Advisors), where he advised pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies on strategic acquisitions, in-licensing, pipeline prioritization, and clinical development. Previously he worked with the Neuroscience Clinical Development group at Wyeth and in medical diagnostics development at Mitsubishi Pharma. Dr. Freeman performed his clinical training at the University of Pennsylvania, obtained his medical degree and Masters in Molecular Cell Biology from Washington University in St. Louis, and completed his undergraduate work at MIT.