International Institute for Nanotechnology Welcomes Tim Sullivan to the IIN Executive Board

By Seth Zimmerman

May 16, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Tim Sullivan, Co-CEO of Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP), has joined the executive board of the International Institute for Nanotechnology (IIN). Tim’s extensive leadership experience and commitment to innovation make him a valuable addition to our team as we continue to advance the frontiers of nanotechnology.

Tim brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise from the private sector, particularly in healthcare and technology investments, which are integral to many of the IIN’s research initiatives. His strategic vision will enhance our efforts to harness nanotechnology to solve complex health, energy, and materials science problems.

Chad Mirkin, Director of the IIN, expressed his enthusiasm about Tim’s appointment, stating, “I am thrilled to welcome Tim to our executive board. His leadership and strategic development track record aligns perfectly with the IIN’s mission to lead the way in nanotechnology research and innovation. Tim’s insight and experience will be instrumental as we continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in medicine, science, and technology.”

Tim also serves on the Boards of Trustees of Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Healthcare, The United States Naval Academy Foundation, and The Big Shoulders Fund.

Please join us in warmly welcoming Tim Sullivan to the IIN. We anticipate great achievements ahead with his guidance and expertise.