Co-founder and partner, Jarek has 15 years of life science experience having held senior leadership roles at Novartis, Abbott, Abbvie and AstraZeneca in Switzerland, Belgium and Poland. Prior to his career in life sciences, he was a Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company in the Warsaw and Chicago offices, where he primarily served clients in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and medical device industries. He has a successful track record in the development, licensing and commercialization of several novel therapeutics, and has led large commercial and R&D operations. He holds a BSc degree from University of Victoria (Canada), MD from the Lublin Medical University in Poland, PhD from the Memorial institute in Lodz (Poland) and a post-doc from Northwestern University in Chicago. He is an author or co-author of over 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals.