Aaron Royston, MD, MBA

Dr. Royston joined venBio with experience in life science venture capital, healthcare strategy, and entrepreneurship. Dr. Royston received his undergraduate degree from Duke University, his M.D. and M.B.A. degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, and coordinated clinical research at Mount Sinai Medical Center, where his research has been published and presented in multiple medical journals and conferences. Dr. Royston has prior experience in life science venture capital with Vivo Capital, and previously worked at Bain & Company, where he advised healthcare companies on strategic issues such as business model innovation and therapeutic area strategies.

In 2009, Dr. Royston developed and launched a technology platform in the health and fitness space, for which he was selected as a recipient of the Champion of Change Award in Technology and Innovation from the United States White House.