Mike Finch

Director of the MILI Valuation Laboratory, Medical Industry Leadership Institute, Carlson School of Management


Driving Health Innovation by Bringing Your Bold Ideas to Life

Hear how your bold ideas can be brought to life more quickly by utilizing resources available to help identify, differentiate, execute, validate and promote products and services more effectively in less time. Carlson School of Management will share examples and a case study of one organization’s successful and exciting journey through this seemingly daunting process.

What you’ll learn:

  • What is the idea valuation process?
  • What are resources to help bring my ideas to life?
  • See examples of deliverables or written stepping stones to help with valuation
  • How do I get my early stage innovation evaluated?


A principal at Finch & King, Inc., Michael Finch brings a wealth of industry experience to his role as an Executive in Residence with the Medical Industry Leadership Institute (MILI) at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management. Through his work at MILI, Finch influences industry by helping create its up-and-coming leaders in the Medical Industry Valuation Lab.