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Jeremy Lack


Karos Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (New York, NY)


Dr. Jeremy David Lack serves as Director at Karos Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Previously, Dr. Lack was a Managing Director at Cortec Group. He was a Principal at New Leaf Venture Partners. He rejoined the firm in 2009 and was based at the New York office. Dr. Lack previously joined the firm as an Associate in 2005 and later became a Vice President. While at New Leaf, in addition to investing, Jeremy also helped launch and manage several portfolio companies. He was a Co-Founder and Partner at Orion Healthcare Equity Partners since 2008. Prior to this, Dr. Lack worked as an Associate at Oxford Bioscience Partners and as a Consultant at McKinsey & Company.


He received a Doctorate in Biochemistry at the University of Oxford, where he was a Marshall Scholar. Dr. Lack also holds a B.S. with Honors in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.