Jane Metcalfe

Founder, NEO.LIFE

Biography

Jane Metcalfe is an entrepreneur, board member, advisor, executive and investor in industries including media, tech, food, health, education, arts and real estate. Her current passion is the impact of technology on our health, or more specifically, how technology is pushing the frontiers of biology forward, showing us more and more about how our bodies, brains and minds function, why we get sick, how we age… and how to intervene in all those processes. Jane recently launched NEO.LIFE, an online magazine, in order to capture the stories of the people, projects, companies and ideas driving this Neobiological Revolution. As the Cofounder and former President of Wired Magazine, Jane and her partner Louis Rossetto created Wired Ventures Inc., a diversified media company whose businesses included Wired Magazine (U.S., U.K., and Japanese editions), Wired Digital, including the search engine HotBot, and Wired Books.