Closed Loop Partners

Dr. Yuly Fuentes-Medel is a catalyst of creative ideas and ecosystem builder. Now working as a Senior Advisor to Closed Loop Partners and Program Manager of Fiber Technologies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As founder of Value of Science LLC, she created DESCIENCE, a global collective of designers, scientists & technologists, connecting the world of science and Design as one. She was selected as Human of the year by Motherhood Magazine in 2018 and received the 2015 Boston Business Magazine “Woman to Watch” Award. She graduated with a Ph.D. in biomedical sciences from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and Postdoctoral training in the MIT Sloan School in Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship (TIE).