Kurt von Emster
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Managing Partner

Location: Menlo Park, USA
Expertise: Venture Capital, Public Markets, Pharmaceutical co-development, VIPEs

Kurt joined Abingworth in January 2015 bringing 25 years of experience in life science investment in both private and public companies. He holds board positions at the Abingworth portfolio companies CRISPR Therapeutics and SutroVax. In addition, he is on the board of CymaBay.

Kurt began his career as a Biotechnology and Healthcare Analyst and Portfolio Manager at Franklin Templeton. He then became a General Partner at MPM Capital. In 2009, he co-founded venBio, a US healthcare investment firm and most recently was a Partner in the San Francisco office. Kurt holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics. He is based in Menlo Park.

Administrative Support

Gwen Kinard
Tel: + 650 926 0600
gwen@abingworth.com

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Kurt von Emster
Managing Partner

Location: Menlo Park, USA
Expertise: Venture Capital, Public Markets, Pharmaceutical co-development, VIPEs

Kurt joined Abingworth in January 2015 bringing 25 years of experience in life science investment in both private and public companies. He holds board positions at the Abingworth portfolio companies CRISPR Therapeutics and SutroVax. In addition, he is on the board of CymaBay.

Kurt began his career as a Biotechnology and Healthcare Analyst and Portfolio Manager at Franklin Templeton. He then became a General Partner at MPM Capital. In 2009, he co-founded venBio, a US healthcare investment firm and most recently was a Partner in the San Francisco office. Kurt holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics. He is based in Menlo Park.

Administrative Support

Gwen Kinard
Tel: + 650 926 0600
gwen@abingworth.com

 
Copyright Abingworth 2017