Director, Chairman of the Compensation Committee
Shahzad Malik is a General Partner at Advent Life Sciences which he joined in 1999. He came to Advent with a strong grounding in science and clinical medicine. Prior to joining Advent, he spent six years practicing medicine before joining McKinsey & Company. There he served international clients in the healthcare and investment banking sectors. During his time with Advent he has been actively involved with numerous investments in Europe and the United States in the biopharmaceutical and medical device arenas. Shahzad gained an MA from Oxford University and an MD from Cambridge University. He subsequently specialized in interventional cardiology while also pursuing research interests in heart muscle disorders both in the clinic and basic science laboratory.