Our team has received notable industry recognition with inclusion in the Forbes Midas List, New York Times and CB Insights Top 100 Venture Capitalists, TechCrunch’s VC of the Year Award, SF Business Times 40 Under 40, and more.

INVESTMENT TEAM
Stuart Peterson

MANAGING PARTNER 

Vasudev Bailey, PhD

SENIOR PARTNER

Austin Walne

PARTNER

 
Ameena El-Bibany

PRINCIPAL

Zoe Guttendorf

HEAD OF MARKETING AND INVESTOR RELATIONS

Jeff Kindler

OPERATING PARTNER

 
 
 
 
 
FEATURED PIONEERS
Bahija Jallal, PhD

CEO, IMMUNOCORE

FORMER PRESIDENT, MEDIMMUNE, ASTRAZENECA

Charlene Frizzera

FORMER ACTING ADMINISTRATOR, CMS

Leena Das-Young

FORMER EXECUTIVE, GUARDANT HEALTH, PFIZER, BAYER

Annalisa Jenkins, MD

FORMER HEAD, R&D MERCK SERONO, BOARD MEMBER FASTERCURES

Alan Wright, MD

CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER, ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS

Craig Herkert

FORMER CEO, WALMART AMERICAS

William Carson, MD

FORMER CEO, OTSUKA PHARMACEUTICAL DEVELOPMENT CORP

Michael Yang

FORMER PRESIDENT, IMMUNOLOGY AND CNS, JANSSEN

Angelika Fretzen, PhD

EXECUTIVE TEAM, WYSS INSTITUTE AT HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Elizabeth Griffiths, MD

HEMATOLOGY, ONCOLOGY,

CANCER CENTER

Michael Aberman, MD

FORMER SVP, STRATEGY AND IR, REGENERON

Raghav Chari, PhD

CEO, MANZARA THERAPEUTICS

Thomas Lönngren

FORMER HEAD, THE EUROPEAN MEDICINES AGENCY

Mike Miller, PhD

DIRECTOR OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, JOHNS HOPKINS

Simon Helfgott, MD

DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION, BWH, HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL

Hetty Carraway, MD

HEMATOLOGY, ONCOLOGY, CLEVELAND CLINIC

Prashant Mali, PhD

BIOENGINEERING, UC SAN DIEGO

Wendy Mayer

FORMER HEAD OF STRATEGY, PFIZER

 
 
OPERATIONS TEAM
 
Robert Riemer

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Dennis Pattillo

CONTROLLER

Megan Daugherty

DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATION

Jeff Sheedy

DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL MARKETING

Jamie Taylor

DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL MARKETING EMEA