Meet the Seven Bridges team

With backgrounds in mathematics, genomics, computational biology, engineering, management, and beyond, our talented team is passionate about building fresh solutions to the most challenging problems in genomics and personalized medicine.

James Sietstra


James is the President of Seven Bridges. He oversees growth strategy and corporate operations. His responsibilities include forming new business partnerships, raising capital, and investing in complementary technologies. He also serves a member of Seven Bridges’ Board of Directors. In February 2016, he led the company’s $45 million Series A financing with Kryssen Capital, to support continued innovation of Seven Bridges products.

Prior to joining Seven Bridges, James co-founded NutraClick LLC, a digital marketing company. Together with his partner, he profitably grew NutraClick to a $65 million business in its third full year of operation, without raising equity capital. In addition, he has made multiple personal and corporate venture investments and served on several boards. James earned a B.A. in Government from Harvard College.