Jim Tananbaum’s company Foresite Capital recently added a new partner, Dr. Molly He, into their team. Dr. He is an experienced individual who would bring her in-depth knowledge in genomic research and development to the company.
Dr. He joins Foresite Capital
According to Jim Tananbaum, Dr. He is experienced in matters of generation sequencing, and she would play an integral role in the firm. Before joining Foresite Capital, Dr. He worked at Illumina where she was in charge of the development of global protein reagent. She has also worked for Pacific Biosciences where she was responsible for molecular real-time sequencing chemistry. Dr. He is an alma mater of Nankai University and the University of California. Dr. He has a degree in biochemistry and a Ph.D. in protein biophysics. Throughout her career history, she authored numerous papers, and she had more than 20-patented products. Foresite Capital, on the other hand, is one of the leading innovative companies in the healthcare sector. This company pioneers in the development of effective pharmaceutical products, and it has made great milestones in the field of clinical research.
About Jim Tananbaum
Jim Tananbaum is a revered businessman and the Foresite Capital Management’s boss. He is also a serial entrepreneur who invests in various sectors, such as genomics, diagnostics, medical devices, and healthcare services. He has been serving as the Foresite Capital Management’s chief executive since he established the company in 2010. This company specializes in the provision of capital and equity solutions to customers. This company works in collaboration with a team of experts to ensure that the firm’s operations work smoothly and that it achieves its objectives.
According to Bloomberg, before joining Foresite Capital Management, he worked for Prospect Venture Partners, a firm he helped form in 2001. Jim Tananbaum has also worked for Theravance and Sierra Ventures. He also served on the Board of Directors of GelTex for four years. Jim Tananbaum has two master’s degrees in business administration and information technology from the Harvard Business School and the MIT. Jim Tananbaum is involved in various volunteer activities, and he is the president of the Yale University Advisory Board. He is also the advisor of Harvard MIT HST Program. More information about Jim Tananbaum can be found on crunchbase.com.