Who We Are

At Longwood, our team finds strength in our diverse backgrounds and passion for innovation. We’re a team of doctors, investors, entrepreneurs, scientists, and life-long learners who are committed to discovering and building science-based companies that are working to change the world.

Team

Christoph Westphal

Christoph Westphal

MD, PhD
Co-Founder & General Partner
Bio

Rich Aldrich

MBA
Co-Founder & General Partner
Bio
David Steinberg

David Steinberg

MBA
General Partner
Bio

David Donabedian

PhD
Venture Partner
Bio

Lea Hachigian

PhD
Principal
Bio

Arielle Jackson

Director, Investor Relations
Bio

John Lawrence

MBA, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
Bio

Kevin Lewis

Controller
Bio
Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu

PhD
Senior Associate
Bio

Lizzie Ngo

PhD
Senior Associate
Bio
Aleks-Radovic-Moreno

Aleks Radovic-Moreno

PhD
Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Bio

Strategic Advisory Board

JJ Bienaime

Jean-Jacques Bienaimé

Chair & CEO, BioMarin; Director, BIO

James Foster

Chair, President & CEO, Charles River Laboratories

Laurie Glimcher

Laurie Glimcher, MD

President & CEO, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Harvard

Wyc Grousbeck

CEO, Boston Celtics; Managing Partner, Causeway Media Partners

Peter Hutt, LLB, LLM

Former FDA General Counsel; SAB: SIRT, Alnara, Axial
BOD: Momenta, Concert Pharmaceuticals

Rod MacKinnon, PhD

Nobel Laureate; Rockefeller University

John Maraganore, PhD

CEO, Alnylam; Chair Emeritus, BIO

Jim Mullen

James C. Mullen

Chair, Editas; former CEO, Biogen

Betsy-Nabel

Elizabeth Nabel, MD

President, Brigham Health

Stefan Oelrich

CEO, Bayer Pharmaceuticals

Al Sandrock, MD, PhD

EVP, Research & Development, Biogen

Paul Schimmel, PhD

NAS; Scripps; Co-Founder: Alnylam, Momenta, Sirtris

Phil Sharp, PhD

Nobel Laureate; NAS; Co-Founder: Biogen, Alnylam
SAB: Sirtris, Verastem

Roger Tung, PhD

Co-Founder, President & CEO, Concert Pharmaceuticals

Chris Walsh, PhD

Stanford, Harvard; NAS; Genzyme; SAB: Sirtris, Verastem, TScan

Susan Windham-Bannister, PhD

President Emeritus, Mass Life Science Center

Dane Wittrup

K. Dane Wittrup, PhD

MIT, Koch; Scientific Co-Founder: Immunitas

Kai Wucherpfennig

Kai Wucherpfennig, MD, PhD

Chair, Cancer Immunology & Virology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Harvard, Broad; Scientific Co-Founder: Immunitas; SAB: TScan