VP of Business Development
Kristine Rogers serves as VP of Business Development for Firsthand Technology.
She has been an executive at leading large global technology companies to include Google, Microsoft and Accenture. She has led business development and corporate development for several innovative startups most of which have been first movers and leaders in their spaces where she has been responsible for launching new product sales and distribution channels, forging strategic partnerships and building partner ecosystems from the ground up. Her startup experience included leading OEM sales for the world’s most embedded mobile application, running business development for the hardware maker of the world’s smallest PC and directing BD for the first to market SaaS play.
Kristine holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Rice University. She played soccer for the Rice women’s soccer team and was named top female athlete in her college. She received her MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management and graduated at the top of her class.
She currently serves as a business development advisor to multiple startups in the precision medicine, digital health and wellness spaces. Her personal mission is to help people gain greater health and vibrancy with the aid of new technologies. She is a lifetime peak performance seeker, quantified-selfer and biohacker.