Careers

We are a global life sciences investment platform with a long-term capital commitment from the Nan Fung Group. Our team possesses diverse experience with long track records in company formation, venture capital, growth/buyout investments, and drug discovery and development. We cover the full spectrum of the life sciences industry including therapeutics, medical devices and diagnostics and across all development stages.


Associate / Sr. Associate

Feb 9, 2021

Job title: Associate / Sr. Associate

Location: San Francisco

 

The Associate / Sr. Associate position is an opportunity to work in a highly dynamic and varied position investing across multiple sectors of life sciences. As part of a small team, the Associate / Sr. Associate should be a motivated self-starter seeking to gain broad exposure to all areas of investing, from due diligence to investment execution and portfolio management. The role will require flexibility and a willingness to dive in and dig deep as needed. The Candidate should be a positive, high-energy individual with a strong enthusiasm to learn various sectors of life sciences and capable of interacting with senior management teams.

 

Responsibilities

The Associate / Sr. Associate will be part of our team responsible for originating, evaluating, and managing Pivotal Life Sciences’ direct investments in platform and growth-stage companies. The Associate / Sr. Associate is expected to perform market research to help identify new investment trends and opportunities across the life sciences sector. The Associate / Sr. Associate will conduct due diligence by evaluating the scientific/technical, clinical, regulatory, and commercial aspects of target companies, interviewing industry experts and performing valuation and financial analyses via modeling. Alongside the fund’s Partners, the Associate / Sr. Associate will formulate investment hypotheses and summarize due diligence on prospective investments in internal memorandum and case decks. The Associate / Sr. Associate may also support portfolio companies.

 

Requirements

MD or PhD degree required, MBA a plus
3-6 years’ of relevant work experience from business development in a life sciences company, high end healthcare strategy consulting firm, and/or healthcare investment banking/equity research;
Experience with financial modeling (e.g., capitalization tables, budgeting, forecasting, market benchmarking and returns)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Outstanding investigative skills, detail-oriented, proactive, self-motivated
Intellectually curious with a strong work ethic and ability to deliver results independently, with strong interpersonal skills to also thrive in a team environment

 

Process:

Please email cover letter and resume to Emerald Bloom at: emerald.bloom@nanfung.com  use subject line “PLS ASSOCIATE”  by March 31, 2021.

 

Med. Tech, Research, Tools & Diagnostic Investment Director

Aug 14, 2020

Title: Med. Tech, Research, Tools & Diagnostic Investment Director

We are seeking an Investment Director to source new investment opportunities of revenue-generating companies in the life sciences sector globally (US, Europe and China). You will perform diligence on reviewed investment candidates and negotiate deal terms and lead the legal process to conclude such investments. The position requires extensive travel (20%, including 10% international).

Requirements:

Advanced life sciences degree MD/Ph.D. ideally combined with an MBA.
Three or more years of industry experience from pharma, biotech, investment banking, or a top consulting firm.
Three or more years of investment experience the venture capital, growth capital or private capital industry, with a focus on life sciences.

Established or emerging investment track record.

Ideally also experience with business development deal-making across various deal types, including Mergers & Acquisitions, out-licensing, in-licensing, equity investment, and co-development, including deals in the United States, Europe and China.

Please email resume to emerald.bloom@nanfung.com

Investment Director

Jun 16, 2020

Title: Investment Director

We are seeking an Investment Director to source new investment opportunities of revenue-generating companies in the life sciences sector globally (US, Europe and China). You will perform diligence on reviewed investment candidates and negotiate deal terms and lead the legal process to conclude such investments. You will also act as Operating Partner for portfolio companies focusing on strategy development, financing, and business development. The position requires extensive travel (20%, including 10% international).

Requirements:

MBA from a top US program and/or an advanced degree in life sciences.
Four or more years of experience with both large multi-national pharma company or companies and small cap NASDAQ-listed biotech firm(s) in sourcing and evaluating companies and programs in the life sciences industry.
Two or more years of experience in the venture capital or private capital industry, with a focus on life sciences.
Five years of experience in a senior operational capacity (senior management) of life sciences company or companies.
Seven years of experience with business development deal-making across various therapeutic areas and deal types, including Mergers & Acquisitions, out-licensing, in-licensing, equity investment, and co-development, including deals in the United States, Europe and China.

Job Location: San Francisco, CA

Send Resume to: Emerald Bloom, Nan Fung Life Sciences, 501 2nd St., San Francisco, CA 94107. No calls.