May moves 2020

Investment firms

  • Tatiana Brask joined Novo Holdings A/S as Manager for Fund Investments in Novo Seeds
  • Fiona MacLaughlin has joined J& J innovation – JJDC from INKEF
  • Stephan Christgau has founded Eir Ventures
  • Vinayak Nikam has left Vivo Capital
  • Dr. Anja Harmeier left Roche and joined BB Pureos Bioventures
  • Martijn Mulder left NIBC Bank and joined Ampersand Capital Partners

Analyst and banking

  • Richard Parkes, Director, Pharmaceuticals Equity has left Deutsche Bank Securities
  • Hugo Solvet left Bryan Garnier & Co. and joined Exane BNP Paribas
  • Dorothea Hill left Hardman & Co and has joined GSK


  • Amber Tong has relocated to Hong Kong and has been promoted to Editor at Endpoints News
  • Anna Smith has left PharmaTimes, where she was a Reporter
  • David Brenchley has been appointed Acting Deputy News Editor at Investment Week
  • Chloe Cheung has joined FT Adviser as a Reporter, covering investment platforms
  • Adam Smith starts as Science and Technology Reporter at the Independent
  • Lucy McNulty has been appointed City Editor at Financial News

April moves 2020

Investment firms

  • Paul Sekhri and Sanford (Sandy) Zweifach joined Medicxi as Venture Partners
  • Arix Bioscience appointed Dr. Naseem Amin as Executive Chairman, promoted Jonathan Tobin to Managing Director and John Cassidy to Principal

Analyst and specialist sales

  • Kerry Holford and Luisa Hector have joined Berenberg from Exane to head up the Global Pharmaceutical Equity research
  • Fowey Harvey joined Liberum from IQIVIA as Healthcare Analyst
  • James Mainwaring has left Stifel


  • Mike Ward has joined Decision Resources Group, part of Clarivate as Global Head of Thought Leadership.
  • Carlo Martuscelli left DJ/ WSJ to join POLITICO
  • Helen Albert has left Labiotech and is now working as a freelance journalist
  • Ben Fidler has joined Biopharma Dive from Xconomy


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