Mr. Shah is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at RA Capital Management LLC, a multi-stage investment manager dedicated to evidence-based investing in healthcare and life sciences. Mr. Shah is active in both public and private investments in companies developing drugs, medical devices, diagnostics and research tools. He is also active in the firm’s outreach efforts, speaking frequently both at industry events and in classrooms. He previously worked as a Senior Project Leader at Altus Pharmaceuticals, a spin-off company of Vertex Pharmaceuticals, where he assessed business processes and implemented system solutions across all areas of science. Mr. Shah is also an active member of the Big Brothers of Massachusetts Bay program. Mr. Shah holds a B.S. in Chemistry from Cornell University.