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David Steinberg

AB '94

Principal
Puretech Ventures (Boston, MA)

Biography

Mr. Steinberg has worked in the biopharmaceuticals industry for over 13 years. As a member of PureTech, Mr. Steinberg has been on the founding team of Enlight Biosciences where he is the CEO and Follica, Inc., where he is the Chief Business Officer. Previously, he served as VP of Operations for portfolio companies Satori Pharmaceuticals and Cellicon Biotechnologies. He serves on the Board of Directors of Cellicon Biotechnologies and Enlight Biosciences. Prior to joining PureTech, he was a strategy consultant with the Boston Consulting Group and Vertex Partners, focusing on R&D and product strategy and strategic alliances for Fortune 500 pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms. Mr. Steinberg also worked as a research associate in Procter and Gamble Pharmaceuticals' R&D organization.

Education

Mr. Steinberg received his BA in Biology with distinction from Cornell University and graduated with high honors from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business with an MBA in strategy and finance.