Meet Our Deal Professionals
Arjun, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Roy and Diana Vagelos Program in Life Sciences and Management, holds a bachelor of science in economics from Wharton, concentrating in healthcare management as well as a bachelor of arts in biology from the College of Arts and Sciences. As part of the University Scholars Fellowship society, Arjun worked at the Smilow Center for Translational Research focusing on the application of machine learning to better inform patient outcomes from photodynamic therapy. His honors thesis project exercised stochastic modelling methods to assess the allocation of pharmaceutical pipeline assets under value based pricing constraints
Prior to joining the team full time, Arjun was a research assistant in the synthetic immunology division at Intrexon and a summer analyst at Locust Walk. At Intrexon, his work primarily focused on the various applications of bioinformatics and the development of controllable DNA and cell based therapies. At Locust Walk, Arjun gained experience in new product opportunity assessments, competitive analyses, financial modelling, and deal structuring.
He is a FINRA registered representative and holds his Series 79 and 63 licenses.
Outside of Locust Walk, Arjun enjoys basketball, soccer, learning to produce music, and Indian/hip-hop dance.